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A Green Story

I'm not a plastic bag

from graphic novel guest blogger Francisca Goldsmith: The character allotted the leading role in Rachel Hope Allison’s nearly wordless comic is the world’s largest garbage pile, the Great Pacific Garbage Patch. She descends neither into kitsch nor sermon while turning this gelatinous mass into an expressive, and rather cheerful, being, alienated from all but visiting [...]

The Influencing Machine and Mr. Murder is Dead

Mr Murder is Dead

From graphic novel blogger, Francisca Goldsmith: Nonfiction and fiction, long-established publisher well-known to librarians and specialty publisher many librarians won’t recognize: what do this week’s pair of graphic novels share? Both: Provide exemplary use of image and text to create a reader experience greater than the sum of those two parts Offer accessible and rich [...]