Category Archives: Reviews

New Book Reviews
Animation History
June 23, 2018 posted by Jerry Beck

New Book Reviews

My occasional round-up of books I recently received, read and really enjoyed includes Mickey Mouse comics, The Marx Brothers in animation and cartoons from the 80s, 50s and 1920s.

Fall Book Reviews
Reviews
November 29, 2017 posted by Jerry Beck

Fall Book Reviews

Consider these my Christmas suggestions – a gift guide for the cartoon nut in your life, or things to be added to your own personal Santa’s Wish List.

Summer Book Reviews
Reviews
September 4, 2017 posted by

Summer Book Reviews

Labor Day weekend is a perfect time to read a book or two. Here’s my latest round-up of books I read this summer – and I think you’ll want to get a few of these.

May Reviews and Updates – Part 2
Reviews
May 31, 2017 posted by

May Reviews and Updates – Part 2

A few more reviews today: that new Taschen book on Disney Features, Jim Korkis on Disney’s Gremlins, and DePatie-Freleng on DVD and blu-ray.

Animation Book Reviews for October
Reviews
October 22, 2016 posted by

Animation Book Reviews for October

I’m grateful in this internet age that physical printed books still exist. So here’s a new batch of reviews – all of them have value for those of us who love animation and study cartoons.

Reviews Of New Animation Books
Reviews
May 7, 2016 posted by

Reviews Of New Animation Books

Here we go again. Another of my way-overdue review round-ups of new books related to animation – past, present, and future!

Saturday Book Reviews
Reviews
February 13, 2016 posted by

Saturday Book Reviews

Another round-up new books of interest for dedicated cartoon historians, die-hard cartoon watchers – and just about anyone who reads this blog on a regular basis.