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Brown Bombers? What Readers Expect, and What Viewers Get

This week, the comics publisher Abrams withdrew plans to publish a graphic version of a short story by Jack Gantos, “A Suicide Bomber Sits in the Library.”  The story was originally published in 2016 by Walker Books, in a collection entitled… 1,147 more words

Children's Literature

Coming Soon - Crossfire by Malorie Blackman

In September this year Penguin Random House announced the news that Malorie Blackman is continuing her Noughts and Crosses series with a fifth book titled Crossfire. 116 more words


Why I Can't Wait for BBC's Noughts and Crosses

Noughts and Crosses is being adapted by the BBC. This should’ve happened years ago, but I won’t complain – more than I already have. Written by Malorie Blackman, this YA dystopian tale came to my awareness during World Book Day (I was 13 or 14), when… 554 more words


Books I'm Thankful For

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly feature once hosted by The Broke and the Bookish, but has now moved to That Artsy Reader Girl! Each week, a new topic is put into place and bloggers share their top ten (or your own amount) accordingly. 787 more words

Top Ten Tuesday

VIE-CAPS: Rosa; Arachnids In The UK; and The Tsuranga Conundrum

This series of Doctor Who has been nothing if not a long, strange trip.

Based on my informal research – okay, hours logged onto Twitter – one thing is clear: you can actually smell what The Chibs is cookin’, or you want to dig out your eyes with tiny plastic forks. 422 more words

Doctor Who

Doctor Who Discussion – Please Don't Screw This Up (Rosa)

Jaden C. Kilmer and J.A. Prentice discuss “Rosa.” Contains spoilers.


Rosa [podcast]

The Doctor, Yas, Ryan and Graham arrive in Montgomery, Alabama in 1955, where they must keep history on track for Rosa Parks.

My co-host for this episode is Jason Miller ( 80 more words

Doctor Who