Review: Moonshot: The Indigenous Comics Collection, Vol. 1

From the foreword to Moonshot, by editor Hope Nicholson: MOONSHOT is a project that is a thrilling new collection that showcases diverse aboriginal representation in comic books. This is an anthology of stories about identity, culture, and spirituality told by writers and artists from a range of communities across North America …

Review: Stars Above by Marissa Meyer (A Lunar Chronicles Collection)

Hardcover, 304 pages Expected publication: February 2nd 2016 by Feiwel & Friends Source: Publisher The Lunar Chronicles is received by a mix of feelings: some people love it, some people are indifferent, others dislike it intensely. I fall somewhere between the indifferent and love category. I quite enjoyed the novels on their …

Blog Tour: Fable Comics edited by Chris Duffy

Hardcover, 128 pages Published September 22nd 2015 by First Second Source: Publisher From classics like “The Tortoise and the Hare” and “The Grasshopper and the Ants” to obscure gems like “The Frogs Who Desired a King,” Fable Comics has something to offer every reader. Twenty-eight fables from different cultures and …

Daydreams for Night by John Southworth and David Ouimet (illustrations)

Hardcover, 48 pages Published September 1st 2014 by Simply Read Books Source: Publisher Before I talk about the contents of this book, a shout out to the book designer Naomi MacDougall because this book is beautiful. Observe: The cover, once again: Without the dust jacket: The end pages: The interior …

Publisher Spotlight Review: The Good Little Devil and Other Stories by Pierre Gripari illustrated by Fernando Puig Rosado

Hardcover, 300 pages Expected publication: October 21st 2014 by Pushkin Children’s Books Source: Publisher Pierre Gripari, the author of this collection of stories, was a French writer most prominent in the late 1970s. According to my not so trusty source, Wikipedia, Gripari was openly gay and his work had LGBT …