Entries Tagged as 'Graphic Novels'

Little Robot

September 28th, 2015 · 1 Comment · Books

Review By HOMA WOODRUM When I received a publisher’s review copy of Ben Hatke’s hardcover graphic novel Little┬áRobot, it was first on the list to read that night at bedtime with my almost 5- and 7-year-olds. The artwork is beautiful, much like Hatke’s last book, Julia’s House for Lost Creatures, but the style of storytelling […]

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Gryphons Aren’t So Great

August 21st, 2015 · 2 Comments · Books

Review By HOMA WOODRUM I received a publisher’s review copy of Gryphons Aren’t So Great and my mother-in-law remarked at the spelling in the title so I looked into it. Griffin and grphyon seem to be variants meant to describe the same mythical creature with the body of a lion (except for the front feet […]

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Julia’s House for Lost Creatures

July 23rd, 2014 · No Comments · Books

Review By HOMA WOODRUM This book has the makings of a hit – I read through my review copy of Julia’s House for Lost Creatures by Ben Hatke and everything just suits the book so well. The illustrations, the colors, and the titular Julia herself. I love how in just a few pages you can […]

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The Zoo Box

July 19th, 2014 · No Comments · Books

Review By HOMA WOODRUM Vegbooks readers will rejoice that The Zoo Box by Ariel Cohn and Aron Nels Steinke gets kids thinking about what it would mean to be on the other side of a zoo exhibit without being preachy or making conclusions on their behalf. Spoiler alert:┬áI’ll detail the storyline here since the spoilers […]

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