Best Selling Books by Brooks Peck

Brooks Peck is the author of James Cameron's Story of Science Fiction (2018) and Marvel: Universe of Super Heroes (2019).

For more book recommendations, please check out New York Times® Best Sellers, Children's Book Recommendations or the complete list of Featured Book Lists and Award Winners

2 results found

James Cameron's Story of Science Fiction

release date: May 01, 2018
James Cameron's Story of Science Fiction
The perfect companion to AMC’s six-part television series James Cameron’s Story of Science Fiction, this unique book explores the history and evolution of the genre with contributions from the filmmakers who have helped bring it to life For the show, James Cameron personally interviewed six of the biggest names in science fiction filmmaking—Guillermo del Toro, George Lucas, Christopher Nolan, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Ridley Scott, and Steven Spielberg—to get their perspectives on the importance and impact of the genre. This book reproduces the interviews in full as the greatest minds in the genre discuss key topics including alien life, time travel, outer space, dark futures, monsters, and intelligent machines. An in-depth interview with Cameron is also featured, plus essays by experts in the science fiction field on the main themes covered in the show. Illustrated with rare and previously unseen concept art from Cameron’s personal archives, plus imagery from iconic sci-fi movies, TV shows, and books, James Cameron’s Story of Science Fiction offers a sweeping examination of a genre that continues to ask questions, push limits, and thrill audiences around the world.

Marvel: Universe of Super Heroes

release date: Feb 01, 2019
Marvel: Universe of Super Heroes
The spectacular exhibition catalogue, Marvel: Universe of Super Heroes celebrates 80 years of Marvel history with original comics pages, amazing sculptures, artefacts, original commissions, panoramic hallways and interactive displays.Marvel Comics and Marvel Studio Films are not only the enduring voices of the Super Heroes themselves, but also the diverse visions of Marvel's writers, artists, actors and filmmakers.The catalogue features legendary comic creators, up-and-coming talent, editors, executives, artists, art collectors, actors and show-runners, along with articles about the history and power of YOU, the Marvel fans, with stories that stretch the mind regarding how we think about heroes, be it through personal history, fandom or fashion.Featuring interviews with and articles by some of the legends and stars in the field, such as:Iconic comic book writer and editor, Stan Lee (1922-2018).Comic book writers Kelly Sue DeConnick, Joe Quesada, G. Willow Wilson, and Chris Claremont (best known for creating Wolverine).Actor, Clark Gregg who plays the character of Phillip J. Coulson in classic Marvel films such as Iron Man 1 and 2, Thor, and The Avengers.Film, TV and comic writer, Joseph 'Jeph' Loeb best-known for his writing of TV series such as Smallville, and Heroes, as well as his book works on many major Marvel characters.Actor, James Marsters who played the role of the English vampire Spike in the cult TV series, Buffy the Vampire Slayer.Creator of Marvel's Luke Cage, Cheo Hodari Coker.


  • Aboutread.com makes it one-click away to discover great books from local library by linking books/movies to your library catalog search.

  • Copyright © 2022 Aboutread.com