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Weiner, Stephen 1955-

Overview
Works: 26 works in 97 publications in 1 language and 5,191 library holdings
Genres: Encyclopedias  Bibliography  Graphic novels  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Comic books, strips, etc  Comics (Graphic works)  Fantasy comics  Juvenile works  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PN6710, 741.50973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Stephen Weiner
The 101 best graphic novels by Stephen Weiner( Book )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Updated compendium of the best sequential art in print, including a much expanded selection of Manga
Faster than a speeding bullet : the rise of the graphic novel by Stephen Weiner( Book )

15 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a history and an outlook on the genre of fiction known as, "Graphic novels", which began in the early 1950s and, according to the author, their popularity is growing rapidly
Critical survey of graphic novels : heroes & superheroes( Book )

5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heroes and superheroes provides insight into more than 130 of the most popular and studied graphic novels. These essays look beyond the pop culture aspects of the medium to show the wide range of literary themes and artistic styles used to convey beliefs and conflicts, some harking back to ancient times. They challenge the researcher to see beyond the panels of a comic book, and show readers how the themes of ancient literary tradition are still alive in the literature of graphic novels
Critical survey of graphic novels : history, theme, and technique( Book )

6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book offers in-depth insight into themes and topics related to graphic novels. It provides insight into various aspects of the industry, from craftsmanship such as lettering, inking, and illustration styles, to the production and distribution of graphic novels and the significance and history of comic book conventions
The Will Eisner companion : the pioneering spirit of the father of the graphic novel by N. C. Christopher Couch( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The perfect introduction to the work of a comics legend, The Will Eisner Companion is a must-have celebration for new fans as well as old
Critical survey of graphic novels : independents and underground classics( Book )

15 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This three volume set covers over 215 well-regarded works of the independent and underground genre of graphic novels, summarizing plots and analyzing the works in terms of their literary integrity and overall contribution to the graphic novel landscape
Critical survey of graphic novels : manga( Book )

6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides insight into the most popular and studied manga graphic novels. The manga tradition includes josei manga, which targets a mature female audience, shoujo-ai manga, which focuses on the spiritual, sexual, or emotional aspects of relationships, shonen-ai, manga created by female authors that focuses on homoerotic or homoromantic male relationships, and kodomo manga, created exclusively for a young audience
Graphic novels and comics in libraries and archives : essays on readers, research, history and cataloging( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book, full of practical advice and innovative ideas for librarians, educators, and archivists, provides a look at how graphic novels and comics can be used in educational settings. An established component of library and archive collections across the globe, graphic novels are proving to be one of the last vestiges of the printed form gaining in popularity"--Provided by publisher
101 outstanding graphic novels by Stephen Weiner( Book )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A primer on the best graphic novels is back in its third edition. Librarian Stephen Weiner--with the crowdsourcing help of professionals in the field, from artists to critics to leading comic store owners--has sifted through the bewildering thousands of graphic novels now available to come up with an outstanding, not-to-be-missed 101. With an all-encompassing variety of genres, including both fiction and nonfiction, this serves as a great introduction to this increasingly influential world of pop culture and entertainment while also serving as a reference list for fans on what they may have possibly overlooked
Bone : coda by Jeff Smith( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

25 years after the first black & white issue of the self-published comic book "BONE" appeared on comic shop shelves, and over a decade since the concluding chapter comes a new (and completely superfluous!) adventure featuring the Bone cousins! Ride along with the boys and their friend Bartleby the Rat Creature as they brave the dangerous journey across the desert back toward Boneville in their rickety cow cart. Creator Jeff Smith is back for another laugh with Fone Bone, Phoney Bone and Smiley!
Hellboy : the companion by Stephen Weiner( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes character profiles, official timeline; literary heritage of Hellboy and more
Bring an author to your library by Stephen Weiner( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

100 graphic novels for public libraries by Stephen Weiner( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 101 best graphic novels supplement for libraries : starting & maintaining a graphic novel collection by Stephen Weiner( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Will Eisner companion : the pioneering spirit of the father of the graphic novel by N. C. Christopher Couch( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Will Eisner Companion is the first comprehensive overview of the work of writer/artist Will Eisner. Divided into two sections-his Spirit work and his graphic novels-this authorized companion features all-new critical and historical essays by noted comic book historians N.C. Christopher Couch and Stephen Weiner, as well as encyclopedic listings covering the full spectrum of his oeuvre. Also includes a chronology, a selected bibliography, and a suggested reading list
Critical survey of graphic novels. heroes & superheroes( Book )

7 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom's house by Stephen Weiner( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heroes & superheroes( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Critical survey of graphic novels : heroes & . superheroes( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A.D.: New Orleans After the Deluge - Houdini: The Handcuff King( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Weiner, Stephen Andrew.

Weiner, Steven.

Weiner, Steven 1955-

Languages
English (90)

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Faster than a speeding bullet : the rise of the graphic novelCritical survey of graphic novels : heroes & superheroesThe Will Eisner companion : the pioneering spirit of the father of the graphic novelGraphic novels and comics in libraries and archives : essays on readers, research, history and catalogingHellboy : the companionThe 101 best graphic novels supplement for libraries : starting & maintaining a graphic novel collectionThe Will Eisner companion : the pioneering spirit of the father of the graphic novelCritical survey of graphic novels. heroes & superheroes