This March we are celebrating the 53rd birthday of the master of comedy and courage, Dav Pilkey. The inspiration he has given to children through both his writings and drawings is astronomical. Read more about Tra-la-la! It’s Dav Pilkey’s 53rd Birthday!
The idea of mice—walking, talking, adventuring mice—is not a new one. Most recognizably, the Redwall series by Brian Jacques had this same theme. While Mouse Guard certainly took a great deal of inspiration from Redwall with its similar theme and setting, there is so much more to love about this Read more about Mouse Guard: Fall 1152
Whenever I get in a reading rut, I always pick up a graphic novel to revive my love of reading. Some stories can bog a person down with alliteration, onomatopoeia, symbolism, metaphors, and other sorts of literary constructs. Read more about Body Snatching Gone Awry
Lord Ballister Blackheart never asked for a sidekick. He was doing just fine on his own with his villainy and random acts of sabotage against Sir Ambrosius Goldenloin and the Institution of Law Enforcement and Heroics. Read more about Nimona: Not your ordinary villainous sidekick!
The Avengers flood the movie screens, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D on TV, and all the bits interlock. While we're between movies and seasons, I turn to comics to keep entertained. I've always loved superheoes. When I was little, I wanted to be a superhero. Read more about Ms. Marvel Vol 1: No Normal
It all started with a guest speaker—a guest speaker that opened up the world of online gaming to Anda, who had always just played whatever character a game wanted to give her. Now she’s an important part of an all-female guild in Coursegold Online, a massive multiplayer game. As Read more about In Real Life