Tag Archives: Graphic Novel

Kickstarter This Awesome Book

Erik Johnson has a new Kickstarter for a fascinating and funky little book that is part graphic novel, part art book, part endless opera cycle. It’s an idea born from putting a bunch of genres and formats into a blender … Continue reading

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Earthling! lands back in California!

The Little Lake City School District, the Los Nietos School District and the library in the City of Santa Fe Springs are awesome! How awesome? Well, awesome enough to invite me down to talk about Earthling! and visit 4 schools … Continue reading

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Who buys graphic novels?

I had an interesting conversation at a bookstore while traveling. I walked into a beautiful Indy bookstore, in a resort area. They seemed busy, at least in the vacation season and they had a good sized kids book area, but … Continue reading

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Earthling! and the Oregon Council of Teachers of English

I’m happy to announce that Earthling! has been named the winner in the graphic novel category of the Spirit of Oregon Book Award for 2012. This award is given by the Oregon Council of Teachers of English. I’m honored that … Continue reading

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Earthling! around the Earth!

The Czech version of Earthling! is out, or almost out. Or will soon be out. Below is the cover and a page from the book – POZEMSTAN! My grandfather was born in Prague, so maybe this translation is part of … Continue reading

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A short Earthling! holiday play

Morning. A crowded city bus. Albert I sure wish I knew what to buy that special 8 year-old in my life for the Holidays. Fay I hear ya! I don’t know what to buy my nephew who is 9. Fish … Continue reading

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Earthling! for TWO BUCKS!

Hurry, hurry, hurry, step right up! Get in line now for the digital deal of the winter solstice! Amazon dot com has picked the ebook version of Earthling! to sell via their Kindle store for $1.99! This is deal of … Continue reading

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