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Fast-paced and easy-to-read, these softcover 25-page graphic biographies teach students about historical figures: those who lead us into new territory; pursued scientific discoveries; battled injustice and prejudice; and broke down creative and artistic barriers. These biographies offer a variety of rich primary and secondary source material to support teaching to the standards. Using the graphics, students can activate prior knowledge--bridge what they already know with what they have yet to learn. Graphically illustrated biographies also teach inference skills, character development, dialogue, transitions, and drawing conclusions. Graphic biographies in the classroom provide an intervention with proven success for the struggling reader. 25 pages, FC
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Fast-paced and easy-to-read, these softcover 25-page graphic biographies teach students about historical figures: those who lead us into new territory; pursued scientific discoveries; battled injustice and prejudice; and broke down creative and artistic barriers. These biographies offer a variety of rich primary and secondary source material to support teaching to the standards. Using the graphics, students can activate prior knowledge--bridge what they already know with what they have yet to learn. Graphically illustrated biographies also teach inference skills, character development, dialogue, transitions, and drawing conclusions. Graphic biographies in the classroom provide an intervention with proven success for the struggling reader. 25 pages, FC
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Fast-paced and easy-to-read, these softcover 25-page graphic biographies teach students about historical figures: those who lead us into new territory; pursued scientific discoveries; battled injustice and prejudice; and broke down creative and artistic barriers. These biographies offer a variety of rich primary and secondary source material to support teaching to the standards. Using the graphics, students can activate prior knowledge--bridge what they already know with what they have yet to learn. Graphically illustrated biographies also teach inference skills, character development, dialogue, transitions, and drawing conclusions. Graphic biographies in the classroom provide an intervention with proven success for the struggling reader. 25 pages, FC
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Fast-paced and easy-to-read, these softcover 25-page graphic biographies teach students about historical figures: those who lead us into new territory; pursued scientific discoveries; battled injustice and prejudice; and broke down creative and artistic barriers. These biographies offer a variety of rich primary and secondary source material to support teaching to the standards. Using the graphics, students can activate prior knowledge--bridge what they already know with what they have yet to learn. Graphically illustrated biographies also teach inference skills, character development, dialogue, transitions, and drawing conclusions. Graphic biographies in the classroom provide an intervention with proven success for the struggling reader. 25 pages, FC
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Fast-paced and easy-to-read, these softcover 25-page graphic biographies teach students about historical figures: those who lead us into new territory; pursued scientific discoveries; battled injustice and prejudice; and broke down creative and artistic barriers. These biographies offer a variety of rich primary and secondary source material to support teaching to the standards. Using the graphics, students can activate prior knowledge--bridge what they already know with what they have yet to learn. Graphically illustrated biographies also teach inference skills, character development, dialogue, transitions, and drawing conclusions. Graphic biographies in the classroom provide an intervention with proven success for the struggling reader. 25 pages, FC
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Fast-paced and easy-to-read, these softcover 25-page graphic biographies teach students about historical figures: those who lead us into new territory; pursued scientific discoveries; battled injustice and prejudice; and broke down creative and artistic barriers. These biographies offer a variety of rich primary and secondary source material to support teaching to the standards. Using the graphics, students can activate prior knowledge--bridge what they already know with what they have yet to learn. Graphically illustrated biographies also teach inference skills, character development, dialogue, transitions, and drawing conclusions. Graphic biographies in the classroom provide an intervention with proven success for the struggling reader. 25 pages, FC
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Fast-paced and easy-to-read, these softcover 25-page graphic biographies teach students about historical figures: those who lead us into new territory; pursued scientific discoveries; battled injustice and prejudice; and broke down creative and artistic barriers. These biographies offer a variety of rich primary and secondary source material to support teaching to the standards. Using the graphics, students can activate prior knowledge--bridge what they already know with what they have yet to learn. Graphically illustrated biographies also teach inference skills, character development, dialogue, transitions, and drawing conclusions. Graphic biographies in the classroom provide an intervention with proven success for the struggling reader. 25 pages, FC
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  • Blue
  • Publisher: IDW
  • Written by: Pat Grant
  • Art By: Pat Grant
  • Digital Release Date:
    February 17th, 2016
  • Language: English
  • Mature (ages 16+)
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Blue is the debut graphic novel of Australian cartoonist Pat Grant. It's a fascinating blend of autobiography and fiction with a sci-fi twist: in a seaside Australian town struggling with alien tentacle-creature immigration, a trio of aimless teenagers skip school to go surfing, chase rumors of a dead body, and avoid dealing with their own fears.
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Fast-paced and easy-to-read, these softcover 25-page graphic biographies teach students about historical figures: those who lead us into new territory; pursued scientific discoveries; battled injustice and prejudice; and broke down creative and artistic barriers. These biographies offer a variety of rich primary and secondary source material to support teaching to the standards. Using the graphics, students can activate prior knowledge--bridge what they already know with what they have yet to learn. Graphically illustrated biographies also teach inference skills, character development, dialogue, transitions, and drawing conclusions. Graphic biographies in the classroom provide an intervention with proven success for the struggling reader. 25 pages, FC
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Fast-paced and easy-to-read, these softcover 25-page graphic biographies teach students about historical figures: those who lead us into new territory; pursued scientific discoveries; battled injustice and prejudice; and broke down creative and artistic barriers. These biographies offer a variety of rich primary and secondary source material to support teaching to the standards. Using the graphics, students can activate prior knowledge--bridge what they already know with what they have yet to learn. Graphically illustrated biographies also teach inference skills, character development, dialogue, transitions, and drawing conclusions. Graphic biographies in the classroom provide an intervention with proven success for the struggling reader. 25 pages, FC
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Fast-paced and easy-to-read, these softcover 25-page graphic biographies teach students about historical figures: those who lead us into new territory; pursued scientific discoveries; battled injustice and prejudice; and broke down creative and artistic barriers. These biographies offer a variety of rich primary and secondary source material to support teaching to the standards. Using the graphics, students can activate prior knowledge--bridge what they already know with what they have yet to learn. Graphically illustrated biographies also teach inference skills, character development, dialogue, transitions, and drawing conclusions. Graphic biographies in the classroom provide an intervention with proven success for the struggling reader. 25 pages, FC
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Fast-paced and easy-to-read, these softcover 25-page graphic biographies teach students about historical figures: those who lead us into new territory; pursued scientific discoveries; battled injustice and prejudice; and broke down creative and artistic barriers. These biographies offer a variety of rich primary and secondary source material to support teaching to the standards. Using the graphics, students can activate prior knowledge--bridge what they already know with what they have yet to learn. Graphically illustrated biographies also teach inference skills, character development, dialogue, transitions, and drawing conclusions. Graphic biographies in the classroom provide an intervention with proven success for the struggling reader. 25 pages, FC
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Alex Rodriguez has made his name in both baseball and the tabloids over the last twenty years, playing for a number of Major League Baseball teams, always staying in the public eye. Take a look at his earliest days on through his most recent escapades and get the inside scoop on this possible legend of baseball.
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Beyonce soñaba con cantar cuando era tan solo una niña, y ahora es una estrella del pop, echa un vistazo a lo que hay detrás de la cortina de esta estrella e increible mujer. Disfruta de este comic biografia en español.
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The biggest hit show of 2010 for Nickelodeon now hits the comic pages. 4 friends from Minnesota started a pop singing group on the show, and now you can learn the back story of these 4 young men and their co-stars. Find out where Kendall, Logan, Carlos, and James came from, and see what brought these four young men into the limelight for all the world to see. Be here as you join the phenomenon that is sweeping the nation.
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This Story of New Jersey favourite Rock and Roll Band Bon Jovi, who survives 3 decades of trial and tribulance. We go back to the early years of the band and how frontman Jon Bon Jovi gets a record deal and kept the band going for 3 decades. Classic rags to riches story, what kept the band going strong and will it be the end of the crossroad?
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As the lead singer of U2, Bono excites audiences with his dynamic stage presence, while his electrifying persona draws people to causes that concern all of us. His story is born from a divided Ireland and the dueling nature of the rock star life versus a devout faith.
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Bluewater productions is at it again with their popular "Fame" line of biography comic books. This time Aussie singing sensation Cody Simpson is featured. Learn all about Cody's early life and rise to fame. With hits like "iYiYi" with popular artist Flo Rida, Cody is sure to be the next big thing.
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Bridging the gap between comic storytelling and scholarly biography, Bluewater’s Fame line of books features the stories of the famous and infamous. This volume collects the portraits of the people that shape our politics, pop culture, and literature.
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Before there was Lady Gaga. Before there was Adam Lambert. Before there was The Killers…there was David Bowie. Bowie is one of the most influential artists of this generation from his music, fashion and persona. Bowie has reinvented himself on several occasions to make him the chameleon of the music world. "Fame: David Bowie" looks into the iconic musician in a way never seen before.
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No matter what anyone else says, this man is the king of Late Night. He's a human trick and a pet trick rolled into one. He's been a comic book character before and he's even gotten pretty close to making a long-time enemy out of one creator in particular. But seriously, he's David Letterman. And you should love him just as much as we do. See why in the pages here!
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Lovato began her career on the Disney Channel, starring alongside fellow pop sensations the Jonas Brothers, before rocketing to music stardom with two Billboard chart-topping albums. The inspiring young singer is set to host the second season of The X Factor this fall. Chronicling her early years, through her rising career, to the present, “Fame: Demi Lovato” is a must have for Lovato fans everywhere.
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Americans call the game "soccer," while the rest of the world dubs it "football." Whatever it's called, fans know the name while former and current players whisper it in respect for the man many consider to be the best player in world. Diego Maradona's career was formed while he was only a child kicking a ball in the slums of Buenos Aires, Argentina, but he became a legend during the World Cup tournament in 1986 and named FIFA Player of the 20th Century alongside his childhood hero, the remarkable Pele. His storied career is chronicled in this latest illustrated biography.
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May the odds be ever in Jennifer Lawrence's favor. Bluewater Productions popular line of biography comic books continues with The Fame: Jennifer Join writer Michael Troy and artist for an exploration of Jennifer's career from starring in successful X-men and Hunger Games franchises to winning a best actress Oscar for her celebrated role in Silver Lining's Playbook.
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Like The Beatles, Justin Bieber started life in simple public housing, and also like The Beatles, he is forced to balance fame with his humble beginnings as he comes of age with the whole world screaming his name. Fame: Justin Bieber traces the career of this Youtube sensation from his musical childhood in Ontario to the stage of his first headlining tour.
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From Christian singer to pop superstar, she's been through it all, seemingly. She's been on the cover of every magazine and newspaper in circulation, she's been featured in countless news articles, she's been married and divorced, and she's performed in front of millions. She's Katy Perry, and this comic will teach you everything there is to know about the California girl.
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From Disney darling to shock pop princess, Miley Cyrus has enjoyed a bombastic career that crosses genres. A musician, singer, writer, and actress, Miley Cyrus has become an icon to tweens searching for their identity and to teens who have grown up with their idol, the effervescent Hannah Montana.
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Nick Jonas may be the youngest member of the mega successful teen group, the Jonas Brothers, but hidden behind his boyish smile lies a devastating disease he fights with every day of his life. See how he inspires millions with not only his talent but also his courage and dedication. Watch his rise to fame as he overcame adversity.
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From her humble beginnings in Jamaica to her humble upbringing in Queens New York to her spotlight alongside high profile judges on the Panel of American Idol (including her infamous feuding with Mariah Carey.) Nicki Minaj came to conquer, to win, and she did. Bluewater Comics introduces the latest in it's popular 'Fame' series which focuses on the lives of celebrities. Join writer Michael Troy and artist Jill Lamarina as they explore the life and times of mega hip Hop talent Nicki Minaj."
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Bluewater Productions' latest offering in it's popular line of Fame biography comics features up and coming boy band One Direction. One Direction is a British-Irish boy band consisting of members Niall Horan, Zayn Malik, Liam Payne, Harry Styles and Louis Tomlinson. Chronicling their career, “Fame: One Direction” starts at the beginning, with the band’s performance on the popular reality TV show X-Factor
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Rock star. Musician. Author. Television talent competition judge. Rock god Ozzy Osbourne and his wife, media personality and star in her own right, Sharon Osbourne, have conquered pop culture with their unique brand of quirky, edgy artistry. The volume collects the best-selling Female Force: Sharon Osbourne by Leon McKenzie and artist Jayfri Hashim and Orbit: Ozzy Osbourne by Jayfri Hashim with an assist from writer Michael Frizell.
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Fame offers a broad examination of strong and influential personalities who are influencing culture. In this collected edition, read all about the pop leaders dominating the charts today, including Katy Perry, Big Time Rush, One Direction, and Cody Simpson.
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"Korean Rapper PSY-. Thanks to YouTube, he became a global star over night in his mid-thirties with only one hit song ""Gangnam Style"" the lyric of which is out of the ordinary and wacky ""Horse Riding Dance"". PSY is a man of stubby build, not handsome and his stage costumes are unusual to say the least. So it can be confusing whether he is a singer or a comedian. But then what’s the appeal of him? It is his success story which is going to tell the readers the right answer. Plus, the readers can learn How to do ""Horse Riding Dance"" from PSY in the comic exactingly."
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The bad boy of boy bands. The number 9 of pop. The big 'R'. Mr Let Me Entertain You is back! The Brit sensation Robbie Williams is back with a vengeance in this 4th wall breaking bio comic. Follow Robbie through his life from his early days in Take That! to soaring solo success - all with a little touch of the Robster himself!
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Expectations and the pressure following them could break lesser men. Fortunately for Seattle Seahawks fans, Russell Wilson manages to withstand success and defeat with grace and aplomb. Follow Wilson's meteoric rise from high school athlete to superstar.
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One of the most prolific, biggest-selling country-western stars of all time, Tim McGraw has won a legion of fans across the world. He has sold over 40 million records, had 21 consecutive albums hit number one on the Billboard Charts, and even ventured into acting—starring alongside well-known actors such as Sandra Bullock and Reese Witherspoon. Learn how McGraw rose from humble beginnings to win his place as the slickest voice in the West in Bluewater Productions’ FAME: Tim McGraw.
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Bluewater Productions introduces a new biography comic featuring Tom Daley. British diver Tom Daley made quite a splash at the 2012 Olympic Games with his winning personality, boyish good looks and impressive physique. Writer Michael Troy and artist Alex Schumacher tell the inspiring young swimmer's tale of triumph and tragedy from his Olympic success to the loss of his father and his rise as a reality tv celebrity.
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Tyler Perry is known to all as actor, director, screenwriter, playwright, producer, author, and songwriter. Now for the first time will be a comic book character!
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Introducing the newest promising young talent, Victoria Justice! As a singer, song-writer, dancer, AND actress, Justice is the ultimate Renaissance woman. She got her start on the popular Nickelodeon television show iCarly before earning her very own show called Victorious. Next up for Justice is the release of her debut, full-length album, due out in 2013. Discover the story behind her impressive talent in FAME: Victoria Justice.
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Collecting some of Jeffrey Brown's favorite anthology and mini-comic stories, Feeble Attempts is at turns comedic and meaningful. It's densely packed with autobiographical musings, political jabs, Jesus, superheroes, funny job stories, childhood goofiness, and...okay, yes, even a little adolescent relationship drama. But only a little, we promise. Another essential addition to your comics library from one of today's funniest cartoonists.
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Bluewater’s Female Force line of comic books explores the lives of powerful women. In this volume, we collect the stories of women whose activism has led to positive change in our world. Gloria Steinem was at the forefront of the battle for equal rights, while Melinda Gates’ philanthropic gifts change our world for the better. Arianna Huffington’s Huffington Post proves women can be as powerful as men in the news business, while actress Angelina Jolie’s humanitarian outreach changes lives one at a time.
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The best known woman in France, Carla Bruni-Sarkozy is an Italian heiress who is one of the most recognizable and self-assured women in Europe. Having been one of the most famous supermodels of the 1990s, she has been driven by determination and by the music in her blood to become successful in many walks of life. Learn how the heiress and artist has risen to become the best known First Lady of France since Josephine.
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Bluewater's Female Force line features the famous and infamous women who have influenced politics and pop culture. This volume collects the beautifully rendered portraits that graced their covers.
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Form modest means to the Massachusetts Senate, Elizabeth Warren has proven herself a powerful advocate for the middle class. Her plainspoken approach and dogged attacks on Wall Street have resonated with voters looking for someone who understands the crush of debt and the shackles imposed by student loans. STORM is proud to present this graphic nonfiction portrayal of her rise to power.
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As the country prepares itself for the 2016 presidential elections, former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton decides to make a second attempt to become the nation's first female President. Can she run on her record? Her likability? And how will lingering questions about Benghazi and her email inform her choice?
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As the country prepares itself for the 2016 presidential elections, former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton decides to make a second attempt to become the nation's first female President. Can she run on her record? Her likability? And how will lingering questions about Benghazi and her email inform her choice?
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Perhaps no single individual has left as indelible an impression on the culinary world as Julia Child. She charmed millions of television viewers worldwide with her infectious passion for cooking and eccentric personality. The latest issue of Female Force will transport you back in time, through Child's days in Paris where she learned to cook at Le Cordon Bleu, as she wrote her famous cookbook, Mastering the Art of French Cooking, and to her days as a popular television host.
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The diminutive singing sensation from Down Under's story is told in “Female Force: Kylie Minogue.” Kylie’s colorful experiences are brought to life as we follow the star’s ups and downs. From capturing nation’s hearts in Neighbors to the life & loves of a national treasure, and her brave struggle with cancer.
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This comic series has been featured on CNN, Fox News, & OK! Magazine. The latest one shot features the newest 1st Lady, Michelle Obama. A mother, political force, and now... the new first lady, it's obvious that Michelle Obama has lived a life many have only dreamed of. Continuing Bluewater's examination of strong female figures in politics, this visual biography will examine Michelle's life in detail to help find her context in modern history.
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Check out the sequel to the sold out comic book "Female Force: Michelle Obama!" From humble beginnings in Chicago, she rose to become an outspoken advocate, trailblazing first lady, and international style icon. So how has she adjusted to life in the White House? Relive the exciting, eventful, history making first year of First Lady Michelle Obama. From traveling the globe-and meeting the Queen-to barnstorming the nation in support of her husband's policies, it's been an unpredictable twelve months worthy of its own full-length, full-color comic book chronicle.
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