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Creating the X-Men: How Comic Books Come to Life (DK Readers: Level 4)

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Publisher Comments:

This Level 4 book for proficient readers takes you behind-the-scenes to see how authors, illustrators and layout artists create one of the most popular comic books ever. From concept stage to arrival in stores, find out what it takes to create an X-Men comic book. These 48-page books about fascinating subjects like pirates, mummies, and volcanoes are for proficient readers who can understand a rich vocabulary and challenging sentence structure. In addition to the stunning photographs, informative sidebars, and glossary, readers will find archival photographs and paintings. Averaging 4,500 to 5,000 words in length, Level 4 books are 40 percent pictures and 40 percent text. The Dorling Kindersley Readers combine an enticing visual layout with high-interest, easy-to-read stories to captivate and delight young bookworms who are just getting started. Written by leading children's authors and compiled in consultation with literacy experts, these engaging books build reader confidence along with a lifelong appreciation for nonfiction, classic stories, and biographies. There is a DK Reader to interest every child at every level, from preschool to grade 4.

Synopsis:

Created with the full cooperation of Marvel Comics, Ultimate X-Men is the most comprehensive guide to the world's favorite mutant superheroes.<P>Creating the X-Men: How Comic Books Come To Life: Go behind the scenes to see how authors, illustrators, and layout artists create one of the most popular comic books ever.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780789466952
Subtitle:
How Comic Books Come to Life
Editor:
O'Neill, Cynthia
Editor:
O'Neill, Cynthia
Author:
O'Neill, Cynthia
Author:
Buckley, James, Jr.
Author:
Teitelbaum, Michael
Publisher:
DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
Location:
New York, N.Y.
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Science fiction
Subject:
History and criticism
Subject:
Reference - General
Subject:
Cartoons and comics
Subject:
X-Men
Subject:
Children's Readers
Subject:
Movies
Subject:
Cartoons and comics -- History and criticism.
Subject:
X-Men (Fictitious characters)
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st American ed.
Edition Description:
Quality
Series:
DK Readers: Level 4
Series Volume:
107-44
Publication Date:
September 2000
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
Children/juvenile
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
48
Dimensions:
8.96x6.16x.13 in. .25 lbs.
Age Level:
09-12

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"Synopsis" by , Created with the full cooperation of Marvel Comics, Ultimate X-Men is the most comprehensive guide to the world's favorite mutant superheroes.<P>Creating the X-Men: How Comic Books Come To Life: Go behind the scenes to see how authors, illustrators, and layout artists create one of the most popular comic books ever.
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