Living with a Legend by Leslie Stern

By Leslie Stern

Leslie Stern's dwelling with a Legend bargains touching and funny own tales approximately her acclaimed step-father who designed such animation masterpieces as Scooby-Doo and girl and the Tramp.
Living with a Legend is the non-fiction musings of Leslie starting to be up in a multi-ethnic domestic amidst the genius of Iwao Takamoto. It tells the tale of her step-father’s effect on her lifestyles, tales of her formative years with Scooby-Doo as a brother, and Iwao’s effect on others. It contains own drawings performed by way of Iwao for Leslie, in addition to by no means earlier than obvious kin photos. it really is packed with impressive drawings performed by way of different animation legends for Iwao, approximately Iwao, and for Leslie. A needs to learn for any sketch lover and a excitement to learn for a person with a center. “Living With A Legend is a loving, own tribute to at least one of the pinnacle abilities within the background of animation." --Leonard Maltin, motion picture reviewer, motion picture historian, and author.

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