Mostly Manga: A Genre Guide to Popular Manga, Manhwa, Manhua, and Anime

Mostly Manga A Genre Guide to Popular Manga Manhwa Manhua and Anime Japanese manga and anime Korean manhwa and Chinese manhua are Asian graphic novels and animated films that have gained great popularity in the last ten years and now are found in most public library

  • Title: Mostly Manga: A Genre Guide to Popular Manga, Manhwa, Manhua, and Anime
  • Author: Elizabeth Kalen
  • ISBN: 9781598849387
  • Page: 114
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Japanese manga and anime, Korean manhwa, and Chinese manhua are Asian graphic novels and animated films that have gained great popularity in the last ten years and now are found in most public library collections Mostly Manga A Genre Guide to Popular Manga, Manhwa, Manhua, and Anime is the first readers advisory guide to focus on this important body of literature.ThisJapanese manga and anime, Korean manhwa, and Chinese manhua are Asian graphic novels and animated films that have gained great popularity in the last ten years and now are found in most public library collections Mostly Manga A Genre Guide to Popular Manga, Manhwa, Manhua, and Anime is the first readers advisory guide to focus on this important body of literature.This guide provides information on all of the major manga and anime formats and genres, covering publications from the early 1990s to the present It identifies important titles historically and provides a broad representation of what is available in each format Selected major titles are described in detail, covering the general plot as well as grade level and pertinent awards The author also discusses common issues related to manga and anime, such as terminology, content and ratings, and censorship.

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    1. Title: Kalen, E.F.S. (2012). Mostly manga: A genre guide to popular manga, manwha, manhu. Santa Barbara, CA: Libraries Unlimited.Citation by: Terri SkipworthType of Reference: BibliographyCall number: 016.74 KalGrade level: ElementaryContent/Scope:This book offers annotated bibliographies of different types of anime and manga for young adults. It serves as a guide for students and librarians to learn more about different types and genres of manga. This book would be good for those just learning [...]

    2. Really should be 3.5, but we know how ratings work by now. This is a good book for librarians, students, educators or people who want a general recommendation list for anime and manga. There's not much in the way of explaining genre conventions or general information about manga and anime, but for the pretty narrow demographic this book is targeting, it does a good job. Not an excellent job as some of the books they put in certain genres I disagree with, but it's not haphazard. The title Mostly [...]

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