Get Ready for Dewey Con 741.5

Dewey Con 741.5, our library's first ever comic book fest, is May 6 from 1:30-4:30 P.M. Get ready for our Con by checking out or placing holds on these library materials:

The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay by Michael Chabon

The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay by Michael Chabon

Joe Kavalier joins forces with his cousin Sammy Clay to create comic book superheroes inspired by their own fantasies and fears.

The Astonishing Adventures of Fanboy & Goth Girl by Barry Lyga

The Astonishing Adventures of Fanboy & Goth Girl by Barry Lyga

Fanboy has been writing a graphic novel that he is sure will get him fame, and he gets advice from Kyra a.ka. Goth Girl.

The DC Comics Encyclopedia written by Phil Jimenez and others

The DC Comics Encyclopedia written by Phil Jimenez and Others

This one-volume book contains information about more than 1000 characters in the DC Universe.

DC Comics: The Ultimate Character Guide by Brandon T. Snider

DC Comics: The Ultimate Character Guide by Brandon T. Snider

Contains facts, figures and stats for the heroes and villains from the DC comics.

The Insider's Guide to Creating Comics and Graphic Novels by Andy Schmidt

The Insider's Guide to Creating Comics and Graphic Novels

by Andy Schmidt

This practical manual contains sample art and insider secrets.

The Marvel Comics Encyclopedia - Alastair Dougall, senior editor

The Marvel Comics Encyclopedia - Alastair Dougall, senior editor

Celebrate 70 years of Marvel Comics with this book.

Memento Nora by Angie Smibert

Memento Nora by Angie Smibert

In the near future under fears of terrorism, Nora, Winter and Micah create an underground comic to record their memories.

Secret Origin: The Story of DC Comics

Secret Origin: The Story of DC Comics

This documentary explores the first 75 years of DC Comics.

Stan Lee's How to Draw Comics

Stan Lee's How to Draw Comics

Comic book icon Stan Lee teaches what he knows about creating and drawing comics.

 

You can find lots of other materials in the Dewey Con display in the lobby of the library.

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