We have a very special giveaway for our readers today thanks to our friends at DK Publishing. To celebrate the upcoming release of their two Spider-Man illustrated guides, Spider-Man Chronicle: A Year by Year Visual History and Spider-Man: Inside the World of Your Friendly Neighborhood Hero, we are going to be giving two lucky winners both books to keep for their very own!
Spider-Man Chronicle: A Year by Year Visual History chronicles Spider-Man over his fifty year history looking at the comics year by year, month by month and all the artists and writers who helped bring ol’ Web Head to life. The full info for the book that comes in a slipcase package with two original prints:
From his first appearance in Amazing Fantasy #15 in 1962, to his appearance in numerous blockbuster films, Spider-Man has captivated legions of fans, young and old alike.
With DK’s fascinating chronicle format, this guide traces the development of your friendly neighborhood web-slinger by decade, looking at comics, storylines, and character — year by year, month by month. Readers will get to take a closer look at the writers and artists who created the hero, the development of his iconic costume, and the key story arcs, allies, and foes that make up Spidey’s world.
This package wouldn’t be complete without the custom illustrated slipcase and two original prints!
Spider-Man: Inside the World of Your Friendly Neighborhood Hero takes a look at your favorite arachnid and how he has changed over the years. This book is chock-full of art and facts with a special foreward by Stan Lee himself.
Spider-Man: Inside the World of your Friendly Neighborhood Hero traces Spider-Man’s entire career from his high-school beginnings as Peter Parker to his love affair with the enchanting Mary Jane.
With foreword by Stan Lee and full details of Spidey’s powers granted from the bite of an irradiated spider, as well as significant adventures, battles, loves, allies, and enemies, this all-inclusive book has a strong focus on storylines and conflicts within Spider-Man’s world. Come to find out how your friendly neighborhood Spider-Man came to be created in 1962 and how the character has developed over the years. Full of interesting facts and dynamic comic book art, Spider-Man: Inside the World of your Friendly Neighborhood Hero is the tell-all to the famous Amazing Spider-Man.
Here’s the important part- What you have to do:
Either in the comments section or the Facebook post for this article tell us why you love Spider-Man. Whether you love one of the baddies from his rogue gallery, one of his former loves, or just an overall Spidey storyline let us know and you’re entered. If you’re commenting in the article make sure your email address is up to date on your CBT profile. A winner will be chosen next Tuesday (Dec. 4) at noon eastern standard time.
Some Restrictions apply: Must be in the US or Canada and sorry, but no PO Boxes. Other than that, have at it and good luck!
Be sure to check out more info on these books by clicking here for A Year by Year Visual History and here for Inside the World of Your Friendly Neighborhood Hero TM & © 2012 Marvel & Subs. Be sure to visit DK.Com for all of the other great books that are offered both nerdy and other.