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YVAIN, THE KNIGHT OF THE LION by M. T. Anderson; Illustrated by Andrea Offermann

YVAIN, THE KNIGHT OF THE LION by M. T. Anderson; Illustrated by Andrea Offermann

WHAT IT’S ABOUT: Questing!  Knights and their fair ladies!  Battles! Dragons! Yvain is a young knight in King Arthur’s court.  221 more words

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The Symphony for the City of the Dead: Dmitri Shostakovich and the Siege of Leningrad by M.T. Anderson

Winner of the 2015 National Book Award Longlist, for Young People’s Literature, M.T. Anderson has created a story worth telling.  It is the unfortunate, yet true, biography of Dmitri Shostakovich.   374 more words

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M. T. Anderson - Yvain: The Knight of the Lion

28. Yvain: The Knight of the Lion by M. T. Anderson; illustrated by Andrea Offermann (2017)

Length: 144 pages
Genre: Historical Fiction; Graphic Novel… 675 more words

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The Game of Sunken Places, by M. T. Anderson

“When Brian and Gregory receive an invitation to a distant relative’s strange mansion…well, they should know better than to go. Trips to distant relatives’ strange mansions rarely go well. 244 more words

The City of the Dead: Musical Populism and Dmitri Shostakovich’s “Lady Macbeth of the Mtsensk District”

In which death threats are made through the newspaper, cities are bombed from the air, and the bourgeois such as myself perpetuate their elitist nonsense. 865 more words


[Free Audiobooks] 2 free novels from AudioSYNC Summer of Reading [Science Fiction, Comedy, Young Adult]

AudioFile’s SYNC Summer of Listening 2017 promotion for young adults continues, which offers 2 free audiobooks per week—1 classic, 1 modern—as free MP3 downloads, usually available worldwide (some titles are subject to geo-restrictions, and you can see the… 203 more words

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Book Review: Yvain: The Knight of the Lion by M.T. Anderson and Andrea Offermann

This graphic novel is based on the tale by Chrétien de Troyes. De Troyes wrote several epic poems in the Twelfth Century which make up the foundation of the Arthurian stories we continue to tell today. 123 more words

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