X-Men Book Signing in L.A.

Frequent Animation Magazine contributor Michael Mallory will be at Barnes & Noble at the Grove in Los Angeles on Saturday, No. 4, signing his new book X-Men: The Characters and Their Universe. The signing will begin at 4 p.m.

Mallory’s previous books on animation include Hanna-Barbera Cartoons and Marvel: The Characters and Their Universe. A follow-up to the Marvel book, X-Men: The Characters and Their Universe applies the same approach of examining how the classic comic-book superhero characters have fared in their translation to film, television and animation.

Barnes & Noble at the Grove is located at 189 The Grove Drive in Los Angeles, near the Farmer’s Market. For more information on Michael Mallory and his work, go to www.michaelmallory.com.