Saturday Morning Cartoons

Saturday Morning Cartoons by Joe Garner and Michael Ashley

A Look Back at Four Decades of Animation, Pop Culture, and Tradition

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Format: Hardback, 224 Pages
ISBN: 9780760362945
Publisher: becker&mayer!
With concept art, archival images, and all-new interviews, Saturday Morning Cartoons celebrates the shows, characters, songs, and commercials that made Saturday mornings a pop culture event.

Broadcasting into family living rooms from the 1960s to the 1990s, this wildly creative art form wrought a beloved rite of passage. From the hours of 8 a.m. to 12 p.m., parents could sleep in while their children plopped on the couch to consume cartoons galore. From Yogi Bear, The Jetsons, and Jonny Quest to The Smurfs, He-Man, and Animaniacs, this window of time promised pure entertainment and an experience that united generations.

With concept art, archival images, and all-new interviews, this collection is a celebration and exploration of the shows, characters, songs, and TV commercials that made Saturday morning cartoons a pop culture event. This highly produced package is perfect for artists and illustrators, pop culture fanatics, or anyone who loves a heaping portion of nostalgia.

Michael Ashley is a screenwriter and ghostwriter whose creative talents were behind the Disney TV film Girl Versus Monster and the books The Six-Figure Writer (2015) and Fiction in a Weekend (2017). He has ghostwritten both fiction and nonfiction books and established his own creative content company, Ink Wordsmiths. Michael lives in Los Angeles.

Format: Hardback, 224 Pages
ISBN: 9780760362945
Size: 10 in x 11 in / 254 mm x 279.4 mm
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