Today could be the day that you start a whole year of unlimited reading!
Add this book to bookshelf
Grey 902feb64d8b6d481ab8ddda06fbebbba4c95dfa9b7936a7beeb197266cd8b846
Write a new comment Default profile 50px
Grey 902feb64d8b6d481ab8ddda06fbebbba4c95dfa9b7936a7beeb197266cd8b846
Read online the first chapters of this book!
All characters reduced 7236434c7af12f85357591f712aa5cce47c3d377e8addfc98f989c55a4ef4ca5
Dragon Ball Culture Volume 1 - Origin - cover

Dragon Ball Culture Volume 1 - Origin

Derek Padula

Publisher: Derek Padula

  • 1
  • 2
  • 0

Summary

See Dragon Ball with new eyes. This book is your cultural tour guide of Dragon Ball, the world's most recognized anime and manga series.Over 11 years in development, Dragon Ball Culture is a 7 Volume analysis of your favorite series. You will go on an adventure with Son Goku, from Chapter 1 to 194 of the original Dragon Ball series, as we explore every page, every panel, and every sentence, to reveal the hidden symbolism and deeper meaning of Dragon Ball.In Volume 1 you will enter the mind of Akira Toriyama and discover the origin of Dragon Ball. How does Toriyama get his big break and become a manga author? Why does he make Dragon Ball? Where does Dragon Ball's culture come from? And why is it so successful?Along the way you'll be informed, entertained, and inspired. You will learn more about your favorite series and about yourself.Now step with me through the doorway of Dragon Ball Culture.

Other books that might interest you

  • The Duke and The Domina : a Romance Novel With Pictures - Lords of Time : Illustrated #3 - cover

    The Duke and The Domina : a...

    Jenn LeBlanc

    • 0
    • 65
    • 0
    He's poor. She's rich. 
    He's a sub. She's a switch. 
    It's not love. 
    It's a marriage of Kink-venience.  
     
    Lulu is a 21st century dominatrix with intimacy issues. 
    Warrick is a 19th century duke with a secret—who answers to nobody but the Queen. 
     
    When the two of them are forced into a marriage of convenience to save her life, Warrick fears the closed off world he's built up to defend himself will be destroyed. But Lulu discovers his propensity for pain and she thinks she might just be the woman to help him accept it. The problem is it may require more of her than she's wiling to give. 
     
    The Duke and The Domina is the third full-length historical romance in the Lords of Time series. 
    Show book
  • Heart and Brain: Gut Instincts - An Awkward Yeti Collection - cover

    Heart and Brain: Gut Instincts -...

    Yeti The Awkward, Nick Seluk

    • 0
    • 2
    • 0
    Vigorously demanded and highly anticipated, Heart and Brain: Gut Instincts is the follow-up to the tremendously popular New York Times bestseller, Heart and Brain: An Awkward Yeti Collection. The Awkward Yeti's Heart and Brain comics perfectly illustrate the ongoing, internal struggle betwixt head and heart.Heart and Brain: Gut Instincts features the same lovable characters as the first book and introduces a host of other vital organs like insatiable Tongue, irritable Bowels, and abused Stomach.
    Show book
  • Pregnant Butch - Nine Long Months Spent in Drag - cover

    Pregnant Butch - Nine Long...

    A. K. Summers

    • 0
    • 3
    • 0
    First pregnancy can be a fraught, uncomfortable experience for any woman, but for resolutely butch lesbian Teek Thomasson, it is exceptionally challenging: Teek identifies as a masculine woman in a world bent on associating pregnancy with a cult of uber-femininity. Teek wonders, “Can butches even get pregnant?”Of course, as she and her pragmatic femme girlfriend Vee discover, they can. But what happens when they do? Written and illustrated by A.K. Summers, and based on her own pregnancy, Pregnant Butch strives to depict this increasingly common, but still underrepresented experience of queer pregnancy with humor and complexity—from the question of whether suspenders count as legitimate maternity wear to the strains created by different views of pregnancy within a couple and finally to a culturally critical and compassionate interrogation of gender in pregnancy. Offering smart, ambitious art, this graphic memoir is a must-read for would-be pregnant butches and anyone interested in the intersection of birth and gender, as well as a perfect queer baby shower gift and conversation starter for those who always assumed they “got” being pregnant.
    Show book
  • Hidden Heartbreak - cover

    Hidden Heartbreak

    Emma Lee

    • 0
    • 11
    • 0
    Hidden Heartbreak follows the progression of a doomed relationship from blissful beginning to devastating end, capturing the all-encompassing and blinding euphoria of love as well as the crushing doubt and disappointment that accompany a breakup. In comics that are relatable, vulnerable, and often funny, as well as interactive pieces that invite readers to process their own heartbreak, Emma Lee charts a path forward, reminding us that the heart is a resilient thing. 
    Show book