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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Myke Feinman  

Pen Name: None

Genre:

Audience: Adult; Young Adult; Children; Children;

Born: N/A


-- Website -- http://www.ifcomics.com
-- Myke Feinman on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=myke+feinman


Illinois Connection

Feinman lives in Streator, Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Feinman is editor of ''Bio Fuels'', a magazine based in Decatur, Illinois. He's worked at ''The Streator Voice'', ''The Paper''of Dwight, Illinois, ''The Daily Times'' of Ottawa, Illinois, ''The Times-Press''of Streator, the ''Kankakee Daily Journal'' and the ''Herscher Press/Reddick Essex Courier''. He is author /illustrator for two graphic novels and has written a children's book.


Published Works Expand for more information


Titles At Your Library

The Crystal Skull Files : A First Amendment Fable for All Ages
ISBN: 0966497414

Ink & Feathers Comics. 1998

Humor, adventure, and romance in the 1930s. Appeals to juveniles and adults alike. Contains political satire and factual information such as the five basic freedoms guaranteed by the First Amendment to the Constitution of the United States of America. The Crystal Skull Files, published as a trade paperback with 152 pages of comics features a full-color front and back cover and measures 8 1/2 by 11 inches. There is an 82-page graphic novel (novel-length comic book story) about the First Amendment feature Myke Feinman's maverick journalist Terry Freedom. The story is set in 1936 and is a sequel to Feinman's first graphic novel, The Mask Conspiracy published in 1991. The book also contains comics by many other cartoonists, including a drawing by Mad Magazine and Groo the Wanderer cartoonitst Sergio Araganes who drew a portrait of Terry Freedom in the special Terry Freedom gallery. The gallery features the talents of many famous and not-so-famous cartoonists.

The story takes Freedom and his band of adventurer/journalists across the globe to foil the plans of a crazy scientist who plans to blow up the moon in order to control the world's weather patterns.

Read how Freedom joins forces with the beautiful spy Amelia Goodheart as she and his crew search for the mystery behind the crystal skull. The skull is a bio-crystaline computer which contains data that, if it falls into the wrong hands, could be disastrous for mankind.

And find out how Freedom's carrier duck, Marvin, saves his life many times in this adventure.

And what about the lovely Penelope Popolopolus, the Greek Amazon with the strength of 10 men, who is 100 percent woman? Will she ever convince the bachelor Terry Freedom to marry her?

Read about Freedom's robot, Rustbucket, who discovers how to handle himself on News-Hunt missions. Will Rustbucket be able to escape from a pit of man-eating alligators and save the lives of the spy Amelia and Freedom's competitor, Rambo Stoopnagel?

The Mask Conspiracy
ISBN: 9991205101

Ink & Feathers Comics. 1991


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