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La Quinta Camera: The Fifth Room

La Quinta Camera

from guest blogger Francisca Goldsmith: The term “multicultural” when applied to reading choices for youth is used too often as shorthand to identify books that aren’t multi in their cultural portrayals, so much as about a cultural group that is something other than the dominant one. Natsume Ono, however, has concocted a rich and splendid [...]

Sailor Twain or, The Mermaid on the Hudson

Sailor Twain

From guest blogger, Francisca Goldsmith: Web comics take a variety of forms, some requiring applications like Flash to make them accessible to online readers.  Among those that demand nothing more than an Internet connection and an eager reader, Mark Siegel’s Sailor Twain or, The Mermaid of the Hudson is a standout graphic novel in the [...]