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Banned Books #36 Saga: Volume 2 by Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples

Welcome to the 36th Banned Books post which means we’ve been reading Banned Books for 3 years now! Awoohoo! Go us! Celebrations aside, this month we took on  719 more words

Book Reviews

Drama (Telgemeier)

The top 10 list of 2016’s most challenged books came out, and I immediately seized on it as a reading list. The first one I found at home was this graphic novel which I found delightful. 137 more words


Lumberjanes ,Vol. 1: Beware the Kitten Holy

by Grace Ellis and Nicole Stevenson, illustrated by Brooke Adams
Boom! Box, 2014
Middle grade, graphic novel
Ages, grades
ISBN: 978-1608866878
Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards for Best New Series * Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards for Publication for Teens * Goodreads Choice Award Nominee for Graphic Novels & Comics… 238 more words

Middle Grade

Ms. Marvel Vol. 1: No Normal

by G. Willow Wilson, Adrian Alphona
Marvel, 2014
Young adult, graphic novel
Ages: 12-18, Grades 9-12
ISBN: 9780785190219
Hugo Award for Best Graphic Story*  Harvey Awards Nominee for Best New Series, Best Writer* Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards Nominee for: Best New Series * Best Writer (for G. 237 more words

Young Adult

This One Summer

How did I get it?:
I bought it!


Every summer, Rose goes with her mom and dad to a lake house in Awago Beach. It’s their getaway, their refuge. 366 more words

Book Reviews

The Complete Maus by Art Spiegelman

“No, darling! To die it’s easy… But you have to struggle for life!”
— Art Spiegelman, The Complete Maus

    This is a dreadfully moving narrative that shines through the many dichotomies of life.  746 more words


Back from TCAF

I’ve just this minute landed back in France after a glorrrrious week in Toronto and an incredibly fun weekend at the Toronto Comic Arts Festival. Met loads of really nice people and bought hundreds of wonderful books! 265 more words