Project Superhero: A Book For Your Young, Comics-Loving Girl

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In this fiction/non-fiction hybrid for pre-teen girls, Jessie’s 8th-grade class embarks on the Superhero Slam, a year-long project to explore heroes and superheroes—culturally, scientifically, and sociologically—culminating in a one-on-one debate for superhero supremacy.

Back to School Guide 2014

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Welcome to this year’s back to school guide. We’ve got backpacks, fitness trackers, cameras, laptops, and books. Oh my!

Everyone Should Meet The Shadow Hero

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The Shadow Hero is a graphic novel with ties to the history of comics, racism, and the duality of first generation Americans, in an entertaining format that young YA and up will enjoy.

GeekMom: Comic Book Corner — November 27th, 2013

Harley Quinn #0 \ Art by Jim Lee

This week, I jump into Harley Quinn #0, Lisa shows us a darker side with the digital comic book series Aurora Rose, Corrina checks out Zero Year issues of Catwoman and The Flash, and Sophie checks in with Scully and Mulder in The X-Files Season 10.

GeekMom: Comic Book Corner — November 13th, 2013

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Happy Comic Release Day! Welcome to another installment of GeekMom Comic Book Corner, where we recap our adventures in comics for the week. This week I take a look at DC: The New Frontier in hopes it’s better than the movie while Corrina checks Earthward and Coffin Hill #2. Melody and her daughter check out Stinky and Pinky, a fun children’s graphic novel and Kay gives us some insight into The Unwritten: Tommy Taylor and the Ship That Sank Twice.