Three Great ‘Art of’ Books

Monday, June 4, 2012

‘Art Of’ books have become quite popular over the last number of years and it seems that they have become an established part of movie merchandise for all…

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How Much Do You Know About Roy O. Disney?

Monday, May 28, 2012

Via: The LA Times Everyone and their dog is familiar with Walt Disney. Those with a passion for animation will be intimately familiar with the man known as…

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5 Reasons To Anticipate Amid Amidi’s Biography of Ward Kimball

Monday, April 23, 2012

Admittedly I haven’t read much on the Nine Old Men. That’s partly the result of reading other things and simply not having the time to devote more time…

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Animation Books That I Own

Saturday, April 14, 2012

Ever since my passion for animation was ignited a couple of years ago, my collection has been on the increase. It’s still relatively small though; buying school books…

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In Praise of the BFI Spirited Away book

Friday, March 30, 2012

Via: Good Reads Admittedly (and ashamedly), the Spirited Away book by Andrew Osmond published by the British Film Institute (BFI) sat in my cart on Amazon for quite…

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AWN Deals With Some Tricky Women

Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Spotted over on the Ambling Around column of AWN is this review for a book that you may not be aware of. Tricky Women is a festival held…

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Cy Schneider on Children’s Television: How 20 Years Really Is A Long Time

Sunday, May 22, 2011

The book is dedicated to Walt Disney, the greatest Pied Piper of the all. A couple of weeks ago, I picked up Cy Schneider’s book, ‘Children’s Television’ at…

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A Sensationalist Book Filled With True Stories

Friday, April 22, 2011

Via: Heroes in My Closet Which I managed to pick up at MoCCA and have been quite intrigued by some of the stories therein. While we’re talking about…

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Why Your Bookshelf Was Made To Hold “Directing Animation” By David B. Levy

Thursday, April 14, 2011

They say God created the earth in seven days although I have a sneaking feeling that if he hired David Levy, he would have got the job done…

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Untitled Book Project Update

Sunday, April 10, 2011

It’s been a while (over three months in fact) since I first began writing what will be the first draft. Since then there’s been a brief, two and…

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How Much Has Children’s Television Changed in 20-odd Years?

Sunday, April 3, 2011

Hopefully I’ll find out once I read this book, published in 1987. Via: Have you already read it? Feel free to leave a comment.

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