Adventures in Cartooning: Christmas Special

Adventures in Cartooning

Written & illustrated by James Sturm, Andrew Arnold & Alexis Frederick-Frost

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Christmas is coming! The Magic Cartooning Elf and his friend the Knight help Santa make a Christmas comic. But will kids put away their iPads, smart phones, and video games long enough to read a book? 

The latest in the beloved Adventures In Cartooning series, Adventures in Cartooning: Christmas Special will inspire children to pick up a pencil and draw up a snow storm! No charger or batteries are needed for this terrific holiday gift.

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Children's Review: Adventures in Cartooning: Christmas Special by James Sturm, Andrew Arnold, and Alexis Frederick-Frost. Roaring Brook/First Second, $9.99 paper (64p) ISBN 978-1-59643-730-2
Kids are asking for high-tech gifts instead of old-fashioned ones, and Santa is not all that happy about it (“Instead of toys, we elves write code,” a helper tells him. “Then we connect to the server.
- Publishers Weekly


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Written & illustrated by James Sturm, Andrew Arnold & Alexis Frederick-Frost

James Sturm is the author of award-winning graphic novels for children and adults, including James Sturm's America, Market Day, The Golem’s Mighty Swing and Satchel Paige: Striking Out Jim Crow. He is the founder of the Center for Cartoon Studies. He lives in White River Junction, Vermont. 

A graduate of the Center for Cartoon Studies, Alexis Frederick-Frost lives outside of Boston and works at a library.  His first comic, La Primavera, was the recipient of a Xeric Grant. 

Andrew Arnold is a graduate of the Center of Cartoon Studies: Adventures in Cartooning is the result of a class assignment given to him and Alexis Frederick-Frost.  He lives in New York and works in publishing. 

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Adventures in Cartooning: Christmas Special
Written & illustrated by James Sturm, Andrew Arnold & Alexis Frederick-Frost

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American Library Association Notable Children's Books, CCBC Choice (Univ. of WI), Booklist Top 10 Graphic Novel for Youth, Booklist Top Ten Art Book for Kids , Library Media Connection Best of the Best, NYPL Book for Reading and Sharing, Rhode Island Children's Book Award Master List, Vermont Dorothy Canfield Fisher Award Master List

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September 2012
Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781596437302
ISBN10: 1596437308
Graphic Novels
10 x 7 1/2 inches, 64 pages, Full color throughout
Age Range: 6 to 10
Grade Range: 1 to 5
$9.99
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