Author Archive

Nothing Can Possibly Go Wrong

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“Nothing Can Possibly Go Wrong” by Prudence Shen & Faith Erin Hicks   9781596436596. 2013. Gr 9-12. High school’s epic battle comes to full force as the robotics team and cheerleaders compete to fund… Continue reading

I, Witness by Norah McClintock (writer) and Mike Deas (artist)

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When his best friend Robbie stumbles across a murder, Boone warns him not to tell anyone.  It is only days later that Robbie is gunned down in front of Boone.  Stuck in the… Continue reading

Graphic Novel: Level Up

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Level Up by Gene Luen Yang, art by Thien Pham. 2011. Every parent’s dream for their children is drawn (no pun intended) to its highest level.  All that Dennis Ouyang’s parents wanted for… Continue reading

Graphic Novel: The Last Zombie

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The Last Zombie. Story by Brian Keene, art by Joseph Wright. 2011. Imagine a world where the distinctive smell of rotting flesh is the norm.  As you scavenge for food, surrounded by pits… Continue reading

Book review: Return of the Dapper Men

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Return of the Dapper Men by Jim McCann, with art by Janet Lee. In the land of Anorev time has ceased to exist, and machines and children are left to their own devices. … Continue reading