Comic Review: ‘Nori’ by Rumi Hara from Drawn+Quarterly

By Jeff Provine, BLOGCRITICS.ORG Published 10:00 pm PDT, Tuesday, May 19, 2020 Nori by artist Rumi Hara, published by Drawn+Quarterly, presents the world around a feisty three-year-old Japanese girl as she grows through a wondrous and exciting year. It is told in a series of short stories showing the adventures of Nori and her grandmother. These … Read more Comic Review: ‘Nori’ by Rumi Hara from Drawn+Quarterly

Book Review: ‘The Bloodprint’ byAusma Zehanat Khan

By Richard Marcus, BLOGCRITICS.ORG Published 10:00 pm PDT, Monday, May 18, 2020 The Bloodprint by Ausma Zehanat Khan, published by Harper Collins, is part of a new wave of fantasy novel. In the past fantasy has been primarily based on a Eurocentric vision of the world with authors drawing upon myths and fables primarily from Europe. … Read more Book Review: ‘The Bloodprint’ byAusma Zehanat Khan

Spring picture books to read with the ones you love

Spring is for new beginnings, friendships, flowers, and sharing picture books. These four books are perfect for family reading, and for keeping kids entertained if you’re sheltering in place during the coronavirus pandemic. Courtesy of Penguin Random House Hello, Neighbor! The Kind and Caring World of Mister Rogers By Matthew Cordell Hands up if you remember … Read more Spring picture books to read with the ones you love

Spring image books to learn with those you like

Spring is for brand spanking new beginnings, friendships, flowers, and sharing image books. These 4 books are excellent for household studying, and for retaining youngsters entertained in the event you’re sheltering in place throughout the coronavirus pandemic. Courtesy of Penguin Random House Hello, Neighbor! The Kind and Caring World of Mister Rogers By Matthew Cordell Hands … Read more Spring image books to learn with those you like

What if Hillary had by no means married Bill? ‘Rodham’ solutions that query.

Hillary Rodham Clinton is a Rorschach take a look at for our tradition, as she herself has famous. In the 1980s as first woman of Arkansas, she was thought to have weakened Bill Clinton’s marketing campaign as an incumbent by maintaining her maiden title, so she took his. When his affair with Monica Lewinsky within … Read more What if Hillary had by no means married Bill? ‘Rodham’ solutions that query.

What if Hillary had never married Bill? ‘Rodham’ answers that question.

Hillary Rodham Clinton is a Rorschach test for our culture, as she herself has noted. In the 1980s as first lady of Arkansas, she was thought to have weakened Bill Clinton’s campaign as an incumbent by keeping her maiden name, so she took his. When his affair with Monica Lewinsky in the White House was … Read more What if Hillary had never married Bill? ‘Rodham’ answers that question.

In ‘Afterlife,’ a lady forges a path by grief

Retirement is meant to be a time stuffed with household, journeys, and hobbies – a finale to an extended and satisfying profession. This was to be the case for Antonia Vega, a lately retired faculty professor and author residing in Vermont. But all the pieces modifications sooner or later when her husband Sam by no … Read more In ‘Afterlife,’ a lady forges a path by grief