January 25, 2015 at 8:46 PM

Zen Pencils is pretty amazing. They were battling Ulton, and this page, a young boy found Ultron’s head and kicked it around the street and some vacant lots. I liked it, but the two books were to be presents for younger relatives and they didn't seem to think much of them At Barnes and Noble (I usually go to my local independent but happened to be in the shopping center where BN was and gave in to convenience). Ships from and sold by Amazon.ca. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Brings back memories of doing this poem with students. Gav is an amazing talent who illustrates inspirational quotes in his own unique and exquisite style. Ko Gavin Aung Than (Oh yes, he's a Burmese as well.

It present quotes and inspiration/moral stories from great mind of the world (Confucius, Roosevelt, Marie Curie, and many others) in the form of small cartoons (stories are about 2-3 pages). I have always been an ardent follower of Zen Pencils comics. This book has it all. Thanks for stirring up this pleasant childhood memory.Thank you Gavin for your “PERCY BYSSHE SHELLEY: Ozymandias” comic postI think his name should be Uvuvwevwevwe Onyetenyevwe Ugwemubwem OssasThis is excellent! Needless to say, this one worth to keep and read it again and again. All quotes © their respective owners. The quality of the paper is excellent and ...Reviewed in the United Kingdom on November 23, 2014 Got it during recent trip to DC. Thank you for this interpretation of a great poem.In high school English lit, our lesson on Ozymandias was illustrated too. It's the perfect gift!

I love Zen Pencils so i felt compelled to buy this book, especially as a sign of support to Gavin.Gavin's Comic Book (a.k.a.

A very poiniant one, hard hitting, nice one Gav.One of my favorite poems of all time! I think it could be useful in class, even with very young kid. I can’t say much about it yet, but needless to say, the past month or so has been crazy.

But if you already read the site, there's nothing new here (except the comics may have been reformatted a little to accommodate printing). I have bought the posters and they too are very good quality. So if you see the poem around with the wrong credit, make sure to give props to Max Ehrmann.

Cheers !!! Gavin launched Amazon calculates a product’s star ratings using a machine learned model instead of a raw data average. He had launched Zen Pencils in 2012 and, since then, has not looked back.

One day others will say "Wow, you got the first edition?" Based on the adult New York Times Bestseller, Zen Pencils: Cartoon Quotes from Inspirational Folks, this special editon for children will inspire them to reach for the stars! The fact that they learn something will be an added bonus. Exactly what you'd expect. Zen Pencils: Cartoon Quotes from Inspirational Folks - Kindle edition by Than, Gavin Aung. Please try againSorry, we failed to record your vote. I would buy this as a poster.You have so majestically captured the essence of the poem Gav!This is great! Over the past 2 years Gavin has followed his dream of using his artwork to take famous quotes and bring them to life. Sometimes the word of critiques cripples me for days.

The cohosts of the By the Book podcast, Jolenta Greenberg and Kristen Meinzer, are hitting the bookshelves themselves this spring with thei... WILLIAM BLAKE: A Poison Tree 218. I really like the central vignette, a lot of work on that one.You mentioned Breaking Bad, but what about The Watchmen?There’s no “The” in the title, but I’m glad you pointed this out. Two children’s books didn’t impress anyone.

Found Zen Pencils , like many others through Gavin's popular Twitter account and wanted to support this very talented cartoon artist. Anyway, now that I have procured and read this, I am happy to say it was worthy of my temporarily thwarted acquisitiveness. Please try againSorry, we failed to record your vote. ha-ha Other than the pyramids or lack thereof, I loved this.Who says that the pyramids in the “Look on my works, ye mighty, and despair” panel are the GIZA pyramids? Make gifts for people — and work hard on making those gifts in the hope that those people will notice and like the gifts.Awesome book for kid, but adult can benefit from it too. This is one of the blandest interpretations I have seenThat said, your graphics are beautiful as always, and the detail is amazing!OOOH! All Zen Pencils artwork © Gavin Aung Than 2012-2019. Just fantastic! He heThank you. So maybe you should have shown the sculptor’s hand (not the pharaoh’s), and the pharaoh in the next panel!This is great work…but the Giza Pyramids are safe and sound to this day. Not all of them permanent.First post of mine I think. My brother, who hates reading, happened to love this book as well. Gavin Aung Than is a freelance cartoonist based in Melbourne, Australia. In order to navigate out of this carousel, please use your heading shortcut key to navigate to the next or previous heading.