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Maker Comics: Build a Robot! | Review

Maker Comics: Build a Robot offers surprisingly simple projects thar are not only fun but also introduce basic principles of engineering.

The Dark Matter of Mona Starr | Review

In The Dark Matter of Mona Starr, Laura Lee Gulledge weaves solid advice into a story about dealing with depression.

May is #AAPI Month|Booklist

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This year, as we honor Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, it feels more somber and more important as there has been a rise in hate crimes against the Asian and Pacific Islander communities, which has spurred the #stopAsianHate movement.

Metropolis Grove | Review

Metropolis Grove cover

Is Superman living in the woods behind a suburban development? That’s what the kids in Drew Brockington’s Metropolis Grove want to find out, but the answer is more bizarre than they could imagine.

Wildflowers | Review

Wildflowers, Liniers’ third graphic novel inspired by his children, is a playful reminder of the power of imagination.

Nubia: Real One | Review

L.L. McKinney and Robyn Smith’s Nubia: Real One finds a young woman with Wonder Woman’s powers living in the real world, which is no fairy tale. Even for an Amazon princess.

Goldie Vance: Larceny in La La Land |Review

Goldie Vance solves a Hollywood mystery in Larceny in La La Land, the latest volume of the teenage sleuth’s adventures—and the best so far, according to Esther Keller.

Grief and Loss in Comics | Roundtable

Sincerely, Harriet

At the end of a difficult year, the Good Comics for Kids team discusses graphic novels that can spark conversations around grief and loss.

The Goldie Vance Mysteries | Review

Like a modern-day Nancy Drew, teenage sleuth Goldie Vance teams up with her friends to solve mysteries at the resort hotel where she lives and works.

Allergic | Review

Allergic is a story about a girl’s struggle to find a dog that won’t leave her in sneezing fits, but it’s also a story about fitting in.