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A Kid's Guide to Anime & Manga

Children's Books / Juvenile Nonfiction / Comics & Graphic Novels / History

Date de parution: November 21st 2023

A Kid's Guide to Anime & Manga

Exploring the History of Japanese Animation and Comics

An accessible, inclusive guide aimed at helping young fans celebrate their okatu spirit by sharing the history of anime and manga while giving young readers advice on how to explore and interact with this fandom.

Whether they're watching anime on Netflix and Crunchyroll or bringing home stacks of manga from the library or bookstore, there is no denying that young fans need a guidebook to help them navigate this geeky space. Written by anime and manga fans, writers, and reviewers Samuel Sattin and Patrick Macias, A Kid's Guide to Anime & Manga includes chapters on: 
  • History and importance of anime and manga
  • Breakdowns of how anime and manga are made
  • Recommendations of popular series and films to enjoy
  • Pro-tips on how to create your own anime and manga and to be involved in cosplay communities
A Kid's Guide to Anime & Manga is packed with eye-catching two-color illustrations, fascinating facts, inspiring interviews, a glossary, and more to help young fans navigate and contribute to the growing anime and manga space.
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Regular Price $17.99

Regular Price $22.99 CAD

Page Count: 160

ISBN-13: 9780762483938

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"This engaging and well-researched guide features interviews, in-depth historical and cultural information, and essential contextual information within an exciting and easy-to-read format. Illustrated with vivid pink and purple original illustrations from Utomaru that contextualize the subject charmingly, this guide is a kawaii dream for any anime and manga fan." —Booklist
"For a primer that covers many core components of the manga and anime subculture, this is an accurate entrance work to recommend to curious minds and new otaku." —School Library Journal
“An accessible, inclusive, and fun guide aimed at helping young fans celebrate the history of anime and manga, while giving these young readers informative and practical advice on how to explore and interact with this fandom.” —Midwest Book Review
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