In February, an intriguing new fiction trilogy that pays homage to the inventor and scientist kicks off in Tesla's Attic.

The Cliffs of Insanity: Could Lois Lane Carry a Monthly Comic?

Welcome to this week's adventures climbing the cliffs of insanity. This week, I dove into the Gender Through Comics Course online course being given by Christina Blanch, a good friend made a richly deserved visit ...

Hello.  My name is Patricia and I’m the mother of a 9-year-old reluctant reader. “Hi Patricia!” I have to say…I don’t have the most happy-motherly thoughts about having a son who ...

Recently, an article on dark themes in young adult books in the Wall Street Journal rocked the YA community–and not in a good way. Rebuttals are popping up everywhere on blogs run by YA authors, book bloggers, ...

Old Man’s War: Read the Book, Wait Impatiently for the Movie

I’ve been a fan of John Scalzi’s blog, Whatever, for a while now. In fact, I’d been reading and enjoying posts there for quite some time before it hit me like a slap to the head: I hadn’t ...