This work is the most comprehensive bibliography of the comic art of these regions and all its dimensions. It contains 10,200 easy to use citations, organized by region, country, and identifying characteristics. This volume brings together both mainstream and fugitive materials relating to animation, caricature, comic books, political cartoons, and other types of animation. This exhaustive bibliography contains special sections on continental and inter-country perspectives as well as a directory of comic related periodicals of the different regions. Featured among the 87 countries is Japan, whose manga and anime have an impact on how comics and animation are perceived and produced worldwide. This comprehensive and thoroughly researched bibliography will greatly advance the study of international comic art.
Whether one's problem is choosing a seat on public transport, acting passive with the opposite sex, or tiptoeing through the minefields of etiquette, this tongue-in-cheek funny guide to the hazards of Australian social life has just enough truth to keep one amused, and somewhat horrified right to the end.
Opal Clemengerâ€™s facing bankruptcy and only ruthless tycoon Domenic Silvagni can rescue her. Domenic thinks money can buy anything â€” including a wife. So he will help Opal only if she agrees to his marriage ultimatum.
Opal has no choice but to marry Domenic, but then he makes another demand: she must provide him with an heir. But Domenic quickly realises that thereâ€™s one thing he canâ€™t buy â€” his wifeâ€™s love...
Sheikh Khaled Al-Ateeq has asked Sapphire Clemenger to design the wedding gown of his intended bride. But thereâ€™s more to Khaled's deal than meets the eye: Sapphy must accompany him to his desert palace and sheâ€™s forbidden to meet the bride-to-be. How strange when sheâ€™s told the bridal gownâ€™s measurements are her own...
Sapphy realises that sheâ€™s been stolen by the sheikh â€” because sheâ€™s his chosen wife!
Heâ€™d wed her to save her from a forced marriage to another man. Twelve years later, Paolo Manciniâ€™s back to tell his wife, beautiful Helene Grainger, they can divorce at last.
But Paolo is still the passionate and gorgeous Italian whom Helene married. When they are reunited for one last night, Paolo realises what heâ€™s been missing â€” and decides that he cannot let her go!
When Ruby Clemenger inherits half of the Bastiani Pearl Corporation, she knows that her life is about to get complicated. Zane Bastiani, the pearl masterâ€™s son, wants rid of Ruby â€” he thinks she was his fatherâ€™s mistress and can be easily bought. But Rubyâ€™s price is high. Unable to pay her off with cash, Zane decides to seduce Ruby into submission. He has nothing to lose â€” until he discovers Ruby is innocent...in every way!