Houston Cinema Arts Fest 2018 Announces Line-Up, Most Tickets $10!

This year marks the 10th anniversary for the Houston Cinema Arts Festival. One of the goals of the festival is to introduce Houstonians to films that celebrate the visual, performing and literary arts, specifically focusing on innovative films, media installations,

Houston Cinema Arts Fest 2018 Announces Line-Up, Most Tickets $10!

This year marks the 10th anniversary for the Houston Cinema Arts Festival. One of the goals of the festival is to introduce Houstonians to films that celebrate the visual, performing and literary arts, specifically focusing on innovative films, media installations,

“The Hate U Give” is Not the Movie that the Book Deserves

Angie Thomas‘ powerhouse book The Hate U Give took the publishing world by storm. It was published in February of 2017 and has sat on the New York Times Best Sellers List ever since. Thomas captures the intensity of terror

“The Hate U Give” is Not the Movie that the Book Deserves

Angie Thomas‘ powerhouse book The Hate U Give took the publishing world by storm. It was published in February of 2017 and has sat on the New York Times Best Sellers List ever since. Thomas captures the intensity of terror

10 Albums From the 2000’s That Need No Song Skips

If you think there has been no good music since the 1980’s, then you have not been looking in the right places. The thrill of beginning an album and listening to every track for a story to unfold does not

10 Albums From the 2000’s That Need No Song Skips

If you think there has been no good music since the 1980’s, then you have not been looking in the right places. The thrill of beginning an album and listening to every track for a story to unfold does not

“We Are Going to Be Friends” is a Stunning Picture Book for all Readers and a Particular Delight for Fans of the White Stripes

The lyrics of one of the most well-known songs by the band the White Stripes have been transformed to the text of an extraordinary children’s picture book. The lyrics tell the simple story of a boy and girl who go

“We Are Going to Be Friends” is a Stunning Picture Book for all Readers and a Particular Delight for Fans of the White Stripes

The lyrics of one of the most well-known songs by the band the White Stripes have been transformed to the text of an extraordinary children’s picture book. The lyrics tell the simple story of a boy and girl who go

“Jelly, Garbage + Toys” Teaches Kids to See Everything Around Them as Art

This interactive picture book features artist Vik Muniz speaking to the reader of the book. He introduces you to his studio and tells the story of his relationship with art, which is a fascinating one. He is perhaps best known

“Jelly, Garbage + Toys” Teaches Kids to See Everything Around Them as Art

This interactive picture book features artist Vik Muniz speaking to the reader of the book. He introduces you to his studio and tells the story of his relationship with art, which is a fascinating one. He is perhaps best known

Jason Reynold’s “Long Way Down” to Take Graphic Novel Form

Jason Reynolds’s powerhouse novel┬áLong Way Down came out in October 2017. It’s about a fifteen-year-old boy named Will whose brother is shot and killed. He feels responsible to seek vengeance on the killer. He takes the elevator down eight floors

Jason Reynold’s “Long Way Down” to Take Graphic Novel Form

Jason Reynolds’s powerhouse novel┬áLong Way Down came out in October 2017. It’s about a fifteen-year-old boy named Will whose brother is shot and killed. He feels responsible to seek vengeance on the killer. He takes the elevator down eight floors

“What It Is” Is an Extraordinary Reading Experience

How do you use words alone to discuss a book that uses printed images, collaged with printed words, fused with original drawings and handwritten words? How can I explain the unique quality of a page the size of a sheet

“What It Is” Is an Extraordinary Reading Experience

How do you use words alone to discuss a book that uses printed images, collaged with printed words, fused with original drawings and handwritten words? How can I explain the unique quality of a page the size of a sheet