Posted on 10/24/2019 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The long-running French comic book series Asterix hit a milestone today: it welcomed its first female hero. This latest edition,...

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Posted on 10/08/2019 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Happy birthday to author R.L. Stine, who turns seventy-six today! Stine shows no signs of stopping anytime soon, and we’re...

Posted on 09/18/2019 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

When Chad Allen went completely blind, after thirteen years of slowly losing his vision, he naturally turned to audiobooks. But...

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Posted on 08/28/2019 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Marvel Comics has raised a stir again, in what seems to be another attempt to be less controversial. The Hollywood...

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Tagged As: Graphic novel, Politics

Posted on 08/20/2019 at 10:02 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Readers of an upcoming Marvel coffee-table book won’t find an introduction from a Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist after all. Art Spiegelman,...

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Tagged As: Graphic novel, Politics

Posted on 07/20/2019 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Well, now here’s a reassuring sound bite from a veteran journalist. Mark Bowden, also the author of Black Hawk Down,...

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Posted on 07/02/2019 at 10:56 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We’ve got two stories on the border drama that tie into poetry and prose today. In poetry: The American Civil...

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Posted on 07/02/2019 at 08:49 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

There’s no rest for Neil Gaiman, it seems — he’s now adapting his Sandman comic book series for television. The...

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Posted on 06/24/2019 at 12:30 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

As much as we love reading, we would also never judge someone for fearing the length and density of any...

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Posted on 05/03/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Need something to do tomorrow besides watch the Kentucky Derby ... or something to do while avoiding it? Saturday is...

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