Category Archives: Books + Comic Books

First Trailer & Pics Released for the Powerhouse YA Novel Turned to Film: “The Hate U Give”

Angie Thomas‘ breakthrough debut, the bold and timely book, The Hate U Give is now a film to be released in October of 2018. Starr Carter is a sixteen-year-old who lives in the ghetto but goes to school in the

First Trailer & Pics Released for the Powerhouse YA Novel Turned to Film: “The Hate U Give”

Angie Thomas‘ breakthrough debut, the bold and timely book, The Hate U Give is now a film to be released in October of 2018. Starr Carter is a sixteen-year-old who lives in the ghetto but goes to school in the

“Life Itself” Recharges Viewers with Passion, Intelligence and Nostalgia

Some weeks really are just harder than others. Frustrations at work, miscommunication with loved ones, respected celebrity’s suicides, bills and barking dogs next door. I hit a low at the end of last week and then bounced back quickly after

“Life Itself” Recharges Viewers with Passion, Intelligence and Nostalgia

Some weeks really are just harder than others. Frustrations at work, miscommunication with loved ones, respected celebrity’s suicides, bills and barking dogs next door. I hit a low at the end of last week and then bounced back quickly after

My First Podcast Interview! I Give Tips on How to Help Kids Choose Books and I Share Some Favorite Titles

It was my honor to be included in a podcast with this mission statement: “In this podcast, we share conversations with librarians, educators, and readers about the children’s books that can be bridges across our cultural divides…the books that can

My First Podcast Interview! I Give Tips on How to Help Kids Choose Books and I Share Some Favorite Titles

It was my honor to be included in a podcast with this mission statement: “In this podcast, we share conversations with librarians, educators, and readers about the children’s books that can be bridges across our cultural divides…the books that can

“BARRIER” is a Breakthrough 5 Shot Comic About the Texas-Honduras Border

Barrier has achieved the incredible task of not only telling a unique, compelling and timely story but telling it boldly while putting a new demand on readers- the books need to be read sideways. The first book in the series was

“BARRIER” is a Breakthrough 5 Shot Comic About the Texas-Honduras Border

Barrier has achieved the incredible task of not only telling a unique, compelling and timely story but telling it boldly while putting a new demand on readers- the books need to be read sideways. The first book in the series was

Arty FREE Things to Do In Houston This Weekend

The Pearl Fincher Museum of Fine Arts offers free monthly Family Days with hands-on art projects for the whole family. Projects are designed for ages 5 and up, and can be enjoyed by both children and adults! Our next Museum Family Day will

Arty FREE Things to Do In Houston This Weekend

The Pearl Fincher Museum of Fine Arts offers free monthly Family Days with hands-on art projects for the whole family. Projects are designed for ages 5 and up, and can be enjoyed by both children and adults! Our next Museum Family Day will

Find Some of the Best Non-Fiction Titles on the Texas Topaz Book List

How do you decide what to read next? Whether you read fellow reader’s reviews, see what is recommended to you on your favorite book website, or allow room for spontaneous inspiration, book selection can be daunting. Most of us only

Find Some of the Best Non-Fiction Titles on the Texas Topaz Book List

How do you decide what to read next? Whether you read fellow reader’s reviews, see what is recommended to you on your favorite book website, or allow room for spontaneous inspiration, book selection can be daunting. Most of us only

Houston Comic & Pop Culture Fans- New Con This Saturday!

Tomorrow Tomball Lone Star Library is hosting a brand new con! All details at http://www.hcpl.net – look under locations and select Tomball!

Houston Comic & Pop Culture Fans- New Con This Saturday!

Tomorrow Tomball Lone Star Library is hosting a brand new con! All details at http://www.hcpl.net – look under locations and select Tomball!