“Brave” Books

Less than one month to go before the release of the next Pixar “original” and the publicity is certainly heating up. Billboards are up …

Is This The Ugliest Animation Book Cover?

Luca Raffaelli’s Le anime disegnate: Il pensiero nei cartoon da Disney ai giapponesi e oltre may be a very good book, but this cover for …

Four Unconventional Disney Artist Memoirs

We’ve entered a new era of Disney-related memoirs–books written by artists who worked at the tail end of animation’s Golden Age or …

Old Comics/New Books

I’ve been picking up a lot of good books lately and though they’ve been classic comics-related, all have animated cartoon connections. …

BOOK GIVEAWAY: “The Art of Pixar”

THANKS TO ALL WHO ENTERED! We’ll do a random drawing and post the results in the comments section sometime on Saturday afternoon. I …

Books, Books, Books

Time for another round-up of recent reads I can highly recommend (How’s that for alliteration?). First up, a magazine: Disney Twenty …

A Request for Ward Kimball Art

I’ve nearly wrapped up my Ward Kimball biography, but to get it just right, I need a handful of images related to his key characters. …

2012 Animation Book Preview

The future of animation books, like the rest of the publishing industry, isn’t rosy. Page counts and print runs are shrinking, and …

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