My mother bought this. I wish I could get rid of it.
I'm a MUCH better artist than that. The best? No but better than most that try to emulate anime and fail hard.
See for yourself and tell me if you agree or not.
The best way to learn to draw anime/manga is through looking at actual Japanese art books. Never EVER buy one with a non Japanese artist.http://vzartanime.blogspot.com/