Category Archives: Reviews

ComicBuzz Reviews ‘The Wonderland Alphabet’

ComicBuzz recently posted a review of Alethea Kontis and Janet K. Lee’s beautiful book, The Wonderland Alphabet: Alice’s Adventures Through the ABCs and What She Found There. Here’s a small piece of the review: “I struggle to choose my favourite …

The Comics Cube Reviews ‘Tale of Sand’

The Comics Cube recently reviewed Jim Henson’s A Tale of Sand. Here’s a little of what they had to say: “Perez employs an entire bag of tricks to keep this mostly silent comic from going too fast as well as …

Wired.com Literally Gives Us A Glowing Review

Halloween is over, but fun and horror lasts all year long. Wired.com gives Where’s My Shoggoth? a glowing review (literally). Here’s an excerpt: Reminiscent of of P.D Eastman’s Are You My Mother? and Michael Rosen’s We’re Going on a Bear …

Good Comics For Kids Reviews ‘Billy Fog’

Michael May over at Good Comics for Kids recently reviewed Billy Fog and the Gift of Trouble Sight. Here’s a snippet of what he had to say about the spooky tale: “Like all great children’s books, Billy Fog and the Gift …

‘Iron: Or, The War After’ is the ‘kind of book that speaks volumes’

GeekofOz.com’s Ryan Huff reviews ‘Iron: Or, The War After’. ‘Iron’ takes place in the aftermath of a long war, in a world of constant winter. An intelligence spy from the Resistance—the rabbit, Hardin—steals secret information from a military base of the …

‘Spera’ is ‘truly an all-ages book’

Seth T. Hahne, of GoodOkBad.com, reviews ‘Spera’ Vol. 1. ‘Spera’ is about Lono, whose life as a princess consisted of sitting, reading, and dreaming—until the day Pira, princess of a neighboring kingdom, arrived with news of a waking nightmare! With the …

‘Cow Boy’ is a ‘combination of snappy dialogue and adorable art’

Snow, from Unshelved.com, reviews ‘Cow Boy’ by Nate Cosby and Chris Eliopoulos. ‘Cow Boy’ is about Boyd, a ten-year-old bounty hunter. He finds that things get less simple when the bounty you’re collecting is on a member of your no-good, …

‘Gunnerkrigg Court’ is a great read for kids

Rebecca Angel of GeekMom write about picking up ‘Gunnerkrigg Court’ at her local library. ‘Gunnerkrigg Court’ is a webcomic by Tom Siddell about Antimony Carver, a girl who attends school at gloomy Gunnerkrigg Court. The story is about the people she …

Broken Frontier Reviews ‘I’m Not a Plastic Bag’

Andy Oliver at Broken Frontier reviewed I’m Not a Plastic Bag, by Rachel Hope Allison. I’m Not a Plastic Bag is an all-ages book about the importance of preserving the environment. It follows the life of a plastic bag to …

‘Mouse Guard: The Black Axe’ is ‘flat-out gorgeous’

Professor Jenn, of Nerds in Babeland, reviews David Petersen’s Mouse Guard: The Black Axe. Set in 1115, this prequel to Mouse Guard: Fall 1152 fulfills the promise the wise oldfur Celanawe made to Lieam the day his paw first touched the …