Category Archives: Books + Comic Books

“Thread of Love” is a Perfect Story of Sibling Love and the Indian Holiday Raksha Bandhan

Raksha Bandhan or Rakhi…is an Indian festival in which brothers and sisters celebrate their love and respect for each other. Sisters give brothers a thread bracelet called a rakhi, which represents their love. Brothers promise to care for their sister

“Thread of Love” is a Perfect Story of Sibling Love and the Indian Holiday Raksha Bandhan

Raksha Bandhan or Rakhi…is an Indian festival in which brothers and sisters celebrate their love and respect for each other. Sisters give brothers a thread bracelet called a rakhi, which represents their love. Brothers promise to care for their sister

New Yasmin Books! Great Early Readers By Houston Author Saadia Faruqi

Author Saadia Faruqi burst onto the children’s literary scene with the introduction of her Yasmin series in 2018. Published both individually and in a collection, the stories of the spunky, strong and smart Yasmin won rave reviews from critics, praise

New Yasmin Books! Great Early Readers By Houston Author Saadia Faruqi

Author Saadia Faruqi burst onto the children’s literary scene with the introduction of her Yasmin series in 2018. Published both individually and in a collection, the stories of the spunky, strong and smart Yasmin won rave reviews from critics, praise

New & Old, Picture Books, Short Fiction, Graphic Novels & Essay Collections. My 10 Favorite of 2018

I likely won’t make my goal of reading 100 books in 2018, but I got close. For a year with a divorce, a move, car accident and more, I’m okay with my results. Haters may say, “Yes well some are

New & Old, Picture Books, Short Fiction, Graphic Novels & Essay Collections. My 10 Favorite of 2018

I likely won’t make my goal of reading 100 books in 2018, but I got close. For a year with a divorce, a move, car accident and more, I’m okay with my results. Haters may say, “Yes well some are

“Out of Nothing” Remixes the Human Story

This graphic novel encompasses 13.84 billion years and argues that all great changes and developments of storytelling came from someone mixing two unlikely things together. The book begins by introducing us to a human chimera whose ghost-like behavior allows her

“Out of Nothing” Remixes the Human Story

This graphic novel encompasses 13.84 billion years and argues that all great changes and developments of storytelling came from someone mixing two unlikely things together. The book begins by introducing us to a human chimera whose ghost-like behavior allows her

“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 Long 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 Long 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