Stan Lee's How to Write Comics by Stan Lee
From the Legendary Co-Creator of Spider-Man, the Incredible Hulk, Fantastic Four, X-Men, and Iron Man

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Comics icon Stan Lee, creator of the Mighty Marvel Universe, has set about to teach everything he knows about writing and creating comic book characters. In these pages, aspiring comics writers will learn everything they need to know about how to write their own comic book stories, complete with easy to understand instruction, tips of the trade, and invaluable advice even for more advance writers. From the secrets to creating concepts, plots, to writing the script, the man with no peer — Stan Lee—is your guide to the world of writing and creating comics.

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STAN LEE is a legendary American comics writer, editor, and the former president and chairman of Marvel Comics. He has conceived more billion-dollar franchises than any other comics creator. He is the writer of the Spider-Man syndicated newspaper strip which appears in more than 500 newspapers worldwide-making it the longest running superhero strip. More than two billion comic books based on his creations have been published in 75 countries and 25 languages. Lee pioneered the how-to-draw comics category with the 1978 publication of the bestseling How to Draw Comics the Marvel Way. He was awarded the National Medal of Arts in November 2008.

Author Residence: Los Angeles, CA
Published October 11, 2011 by Watson-Guptill. 224 pages
Genres: Comics & Graphic Novels, Education & Reference, Arts & Photography. Non-fiction

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Well over a year after the series was first announced by Archie Comics, Stan Lee’s Mighty 7 finally hit print and digital comic distributors in March 2012.

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and nearly limitless knowledge of writing for comics, but also taps other comicbook writers for their tips and understandings of comics.

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In fact, the earlier Watson-Guptill book, Stan Lee’s How to Draw Comics, offers more about drawing theory and procedure than Stan Lee’s How to Draw Superheroes.

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