Official Press Release
'Comic Creators on Spider-Man'
By Tom DeFalco
On Sale 14th June / Price £14.99 / B&W Illustrations
The greatest spider-man writers and artists ever discuss
the wall-crawling, web-slinging wonder!
Comic industry luminaries discuss the impact and importance of Spider-Man, and give insight into the creative processes involved in bringing the web-slinger to life on the page over the last 40 years. Illustrated with original script pages and all stages of artwork from sketchbook to finished page.
Featuring interviews with some of Spider-Man's most famous writers and artists, from original creator Stan Lee to Brian Michael Bendis, current writer of Ultimate Spider-Man, key artist John Romita to fan-favourite Todd McFarlane, DeFalco gets to grips with the lively creative genii behind the wall-crawling wonder. Revealing, instructional, fascinating and humorous, Comics Creators on Spider-Man has something for Spider-fans, budding artists and hardened professionals.
- Gathers together the hottest writers and artists ever to work on Spider-Man, including Stan Lee, Brian Michael Bendis, Mark Buckingham, Sal Buscema, Kurt Busiek, J. M. DeMatteis, Ron Frenz, Howard Mackie, Todd McFarlane, Paul Jenkins and John Romita.
- Features extracts from the writers' original scripts (provided exclusively for the book), plus page breakdowns, original sketches and designs.
Tom DeFalco is a comics industry giant. Formerly editor-in-chief at Marvel Comics, he is responsible for an astonishing body of comics work, including long runs both writing and editing across the entire Spider-Man universe.
For further information, review copies, extracts and interviews, please contact Alice Gledhill Hall, Marketing & Promotions Executive, on 020 7803 1819, or at firstname.lastname@example.org