My Comic Book Journey

Read. Discover. Enjoy. – A Blog about Comic Books

Comic Book Spotlight of the Day: The Making of Modern China: The Ming Dynasty to the Qing Dynasty (1368-1912) (Understanding China Through Comics) – November 2017 (Stonebridge Press)

TITLE: The Making of Modern China: The Ming Dynasty to the Qing Dynasty (1368-1912) (Understanding China Through Comics) YEAR: November 2017 (US Release) COMPANY: Stonebridge Press Story and Art by Jing Liu When I was in college, I had the opportunity to take a class on China for my minor.  While I did quite well in the class, learning about the various Emperors and Dynasties was not easy. But writer/artist […]

The Osamu Tezuka Story: A Life in Manga and Anime – July 2016 – (Stonebridge Press)

TITLE: The Osamu Tezuka Story: A Life in Manga and Anime YEAR: July 2016 COMPANY: Stonebridge Press By Toshio Ban and Tezuka Productions Translation by Frederik L. Schodt I have interviewed numerous manga creators and anime professionals in my lifetime and I always purchase or read a lot of books and interviews (most of often in Japanese) as a resource. While there are books out there released in the US […]