Understanding Comics: The Invisible Art by Scott McCloud

Understanding Comics: The Invisible Art

The Comic Books #1

Scott McCloud

215 pages first pub 1993 (editions)

nonfiction art comics informative lighthearted medium-paced


The bestselling international classic on storytelling and visual communication"You must read this book." — Neil GaimanPraised throughout the cartoon industry by such luminaries as Art Spiegelman, Matt Groening, and Will Eisner, Scott McCloud's Und...

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informative 99%
inspiring 41%
lighthearted 36%
reflective 35%
funny 32%
challenging 11%
relaxing 6%
hopeful 5%
adventurous 4%


medium 62%
fast 22%
slow 14%

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