The Disney Bros.: The Fabulous Story of Walt and Roy (NBM Comics Biographies) (Hardcover)

The Disney Bros.: The Fabulous Story of Walt and Roy (NBM Comics Biographies) By Alex Nikolavitch, Felix Ruiz (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Alex Nikolavitch, Felix Ruiz (Illustrator)
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After the bankruptcy of his first two companies, the young Walt Disney decides to call on his older brother Roy to start a new business: the Disney Brothers Cartoon Studios. The combination of their opposing talents, one artistic, the other managerial, will give birth to an entertainment giant despite the difficult nature of Walt. Little by little, Walt will push his brother into the shadows and sink into chronic depression and excessive consumption of alcohol ...but all this will not prevent him from producing the greatest masterpieces of animation.

About the Author


Alex Nikolavitch is a translator, essayist on pop culture, and a scriptwriter for many historical graphic novels, including biographies. Felix Ruiz is a versatile Spanish artist and colorist who’s primarily known for the Savage Wolverine series.

Praise For…


"[A] a peppy tale of a complicated American icon." —Publishers Weekly

"Impressively informative and highly recommended." —Midwest Book Review

"A great addition to nonfiction graphic novel collections for upper middle grade readers, teens, and adults." —No Flying No Tights


Product Details
ISBN: 9781681122663
ISBN-10: 1681122669
Publisher: NBM Publishing
Publication Date: December 15th, 2020
Pages: 112
Language: English
Series: NBM Comics Biographies