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Texas Bluebonnet Books

If you’re new to Texas, you may wonder what your kids are talking about when they come home with news of “Bluebonnet” books they’ve been encouraged to read. 464 more words

Bluebonnet Award

Mighty Jack - Ben Hatke

Mighty Jack by Ben Hatke

My rating: 4 of 5 stars
Received: Raincoast Books
Publication Date: September 6th, 2016
Publisher: First Second… 364 more words

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Living with Parkinson's

A few days after my grandmother went to sleep and didn’t wake up, we found a letter she had written in her diary. It was addressed to the university my uncle, her first-born and secret-favourite child, had graduated from. 304 more words

Bits And Pieces, Complaints (mediocre Writing In The Short Form)

Anders Nilsen's New Graphic Novel "Tongues" Retells the Greek Myth of Prometheus

Set in a version of modern Central Asia, Anders Nilsen‘s Tongues is a retelling of the Greek myth of Prometheus. It follows the captive god’s friendship with the eagle who carries out his daily sentence of torture, and chronicles his pursuit of revenge on the god that has imprisoned him. 233 more words

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Grit Palace

Sand Castle by Frederik Peeters and Pierre Oscar Lévy. SelfMadeHero, 2011. 9781906838386.

I just finished the fourth and final volume of Frederik Peeters’ science fiction graphic novel series, … 256 more words

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User by Devin Grayson, John Bolton, Sean Philips

User is a three part miniseries collected in a high quality hardback edition. Originally published in 2001, the series has its roots in 1990s MUD culture – the precursor to the MMORGS of today. 644 more words

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Lady Mechanika Volume 3 by Benitez, Chen

I am going to have to concede that this is a guilty pleasure read. The art is lovely – from the panel designs to the color schemes – it’s 1990s digital at its finest. 365 more words

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