Julio Anta Talk Now Online

Whitney and I had a wonderful time talking with Julio Anta about his insightful and action-packed graphic novel, Home last week! If you were unable to attend or you just want to relive the talk, the full recording is now online. Watch Below!

Author Talk with Julio Anta

Join me and my friend and fellow librarian, Whitney Davidson-Rhodes for another exciting author talk that will be happening this week with comic book writer, Julio Anta.

Best Graphic Novels of the Year…So Far

I have given you the best books of 2020, now it’s time for the best Graphic Novels! And I have enlisted fellow librarians (and fellow graphic novel/manga enthusiasts) Whitney Davidson-Rhodes and Joseph Pascullo to also give some of their picks for the best graphic novels of the year, so far:

More Than Just Romance: Books About Unity & Tolerance for Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is the day of love. But with all the uncertainty, hate and sadness in the world, some people may not be feeling a lot of the love as of late. There needs to be a reminder that there is still hope in the world, as long as we come together and we are tolerant ofContinue reading “More Than Just Romance: Books About Unity & Tolerance for Valentine’s Day”

Book Review: We Are Displaced: My Journey and Stories from Refugee Girls Around the World by Malala Yousafzai

Format: Hardcover Pages: 224 pages Published: January 8, 2019 Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers Genre:  Nonfiction, Autobiography & Memoirs

Immigrant Crisis: Books To Expand Our Point of View

Immigration has always been a hot topic. However, these past few days have caused the immigration issue become front and center. If you are like me, the images of migrant children being separated from their parents has not only left me angered and disgusted by these actions, but it has also left me heartbroken andContinue reading “Immigrant Crisis: Books To Expand Our Point of View”