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A Kid's Guide to Fandom: Exploring Fan-Fic, Cosplay, Gaming, Podcasting, and More in the Geek World!

A Kid's Guide to Fandom: Exploring Fan-Fic, Cosplay, Gaming, Podcasting, and More in the Geek World! (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

Illustrated by Perillo, Dave

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The ultimate guidebook to help young fans get in touch with their geeky side and learn to create, share, and enjoy the world of fandom and geekdom. Being a fan is a big deal. Whether it's comics, video games, podcasts, cosplay, books, films, or something else, there are so many w...ays to share and celebrate with the things that you love. So, it's high time for a guide to help young fans navigate the world of fandom and its many flourishing communities -- from fan works to cosplay, gaming, podcasting, and more! Filled with history, trivia, tips and advice to getting started, and insight from creators and artists from across pop culture and specializing in a wide variety of mediums, A Kid's Guide to Fandom is the perfect geeky primer for young fans. Organized by type of fandom medium, each chapter offers a brief introduction, facts, history sidebars, and easy to digest information on how to: Create Fan Fic or Fan Art Design and Create a Cosplay Start a Podcast Design and Create Games (video games, tabletop, and other role playing games) Find and Create Supportive Communities Find and Attend Conventions Plus, interviews with popular creatives like Alan Gratz, Erin Lefler, Jen Bartel, Daniel Jose Older, Akakioga Cosplay, Rose Eveleth, Kat Kruger, Jordan Dene Ellis, Liz Crowder, and more.
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ISBN 9780762498758
Released NZ 31 Aug 2021
Publisher Running Press
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
72 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days

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ISBN-13 9780762498758
Stock Available
Status In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
Publisher Running Press
Imprint Running Press Kids
Released 31 Aug 2021
Publication Country United States United States
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) Illustrated by Perillo, Dave
Category Quizzes & Games and Hobbies
Films, Cinema
Computer Games
Popular Culture
Models & Model-Making
Number of Pages 144
Dimensions Width: 190mm
Height: 228mm
Spine: 12mm
Dewey Code 306.487
Weight 420g
Interest Age 9-11 years
Reading Age 9-11 years
Library of Congress Fans Persons - Juvenile literature, Subculture - Juvenile literature, Popular culture - Juvenile literature
NBS Text Children's General Interest & Leisure
ONIX Text Children/juvenile;General/trade;College/higher education;Professional and scholarly