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Welcome to Your Awesome Robot by Viviane Schwarz

So I had not ever heard of this book until I went on Flying Eye Books website (http://www.flyingeyebooks.com/) and put it on hold at the library. 24 more words

Great Illustrations

In the library with a comic book, episode 13

In this episode of In the library with a comic book, Jack and Amanda cover comics at the American Library Association Annual Conference.

Included in this podcast, an interview with Joel Christian Gill of  43 more words

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Book 6 of Amulet--Escape from Lucien.

I was so excited to find out that I can read the advanced reader’s copy of this book courtesy of Netgalley and Scholastic.  I cannot wait to tell the kids at school that I got to read it before them…..As soon as I read it I will post a review.

Netgalley/edelweiss ARCs (Advanced Readers Copies)

Comics Unmasked, Posy Simmonds and Steve Bell

“Have you read Posy?” asked the elderly woman who slipped into the seat beside me. “How did you first hear of her?”

I thought back: “Well, the Webers were part of my childhood – my parents took the Guardian”, I said – but I could have added how, later in life, once I’d discovered a passion for illustration and cartooning, she became a hero of mine. 996 more words


Eisner Award Nominees 2014

San Diego Comic Con International (or simply Comic Con, it’s often assumed you’re talking about ‘the’ Comic Con) is happening at the end of this month (July) and that means it’s time for the Eisner Awards!  1,860 more words

Graphic Novels

Random House

I’ve got a Facebook friend who occasionally adds a hashtag to some status update when she’s pulled off a really great piece of karaoke: #sinofpride. 147 more words


Joe and Jenny Recommend: Attack on Titan

This week we are reviewing the apocalyptic manga; Attack on Titan!

The storyline of this manga is set in a world where humanity has had to hide itself from massive man-eating humanoids called Titans. 473 more words