The real estate crash made simple

Book Review: 'The Skinny on the Housing Crisis'

Japanese manga comics seem like a logical inspiration source for sneaker design or body art. On reading "The Skinny on the Housing Crisis: What Every Homeowner and Homebuyer Needs to Know," you’ll see that manga also served as impressive inspiration for the 2009 Robert Bruss Book Award-winning title.

The "Skinny on the Housing Crisis" ("Skinny") is the inaugural title in a burgeoning series of comic book-format how-to titles intended "for really busy people."