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Lauren Redniss and Gene Luen Yang win MacArthur "Genius" Grants

Today the latest batch of MacArthur Grants were announced including two graphic novelists, Lauren Redniss and Gene Luen Yang. Also known as the “Genius” grant, the prize is a prestigious award and this year’s group of 23 individuals is impressive. 257 more words


Dark Horse Comics, Ed’s Picks of August and Sept 2016

By Ed Sum (The Vintage Tempest)

The last day of Summer and beginning of Autumn marks a busy time in my schedule. There are theatrical productions to enjoy and there’s a stack of comics piling up at home. 586 more words

Comic Books

Preview: New Super-Man #3

New Super-Man #3

Written by: Gene Luen Yang
Art by: Richard Friend, Viktor Bogdanovic
Cover by: Viktor Bogdanovic
Variant cover by: Bernard Chang

“MADE IN CHINA” part 3! 84 more words


Review: New Super-Man #3

When Kenan Kong decided to out the Justice League of China to the world, he was just trying to impress people, not start a revolution! But the damage is done, and the fallout turns deadly as these heroes come face to face with Flying Dragon General and the Freedom Fighters of China! 393 more words


Graphic Novel Review: Boxers & Saints

Boxers by Gene Luen Yang

My rating: 5 of 5 stars

I was enthralled by this first graphic novel in the duet! It’s incredible how, despite the violent and serious nature of the story, there is still humor and friendship and family. 675 more words


Book Review Round-Up: Saints And Dream Chaser

I’ve read quite a few books lately, and thought I’d do several short reviews of some of them!

Book #1: Saints by Gene Luen Yang… 808 more words


Review: Secret Coders: Paths & Portals

Stately Academy is just crawling with mysteries to be solved! In the last volume, Hopper and Eni discovered a robot in the supply closet and programmed him to do mischief. 426 more words