Womanthology is a large-scale graphic novel anthology showcasing the works of women in comics. It was created by over 150 women of all experience levels, from young girls who love to create comics all the way up to top industry professionals. All of the short stories center around the theme for this volume - Heroic. This fantastic tome also boasts informative features such as professional how-to's, a kids/teens section showcasing their works and giving tips, as well as a section dedicated to some Iconic female comic creators of the past, such as Nell Brinkley, and much more. Profits of this book will go towards the Charities of GlobalGiving.org.
"This hardcover combines heart, pragmatism, and professionalism into a unique mixture that will serve its target audiences well. More importantly, though, there aren't many better options for inviting young readers -- boys and girls -- into the world of creating comics." -- IGN
"There are many different reasons to invest in this anthology – whether it be for the good deed of charity, the support of future talent, to provide something “different” in your collection, or to enjoy the textual exploration of heroism transformed into a variety of different contexts. No matter what the reason is, you will not be disappointed." -- Comic Booked
|13 and up
|Ann Nocenti, Anya Martin, Barbara Kesel, Kimberly Komatsu, Gail Simone, Trina Robbins, Samantha Newark, Camilla D' Errico, Renae DeLiz, Ming Doyle, Colleen Doran, Fiona Staples, Stephanie Buscema
|Mar 27, 2012