Author: Blake A. Hoena

Graphic Novel Review: Eek a..

Graphic Novel Review: Eek and Ack vs The Wolfman

I have to admit this book cracked me up. Eek and Ack travel to earth in their spaceship – that really looks like a washing machine – to discover why it is so hard to conquer. Their disguises are hilarious – one wearing a tutu and the other in a hooded robe of sorts. They end up traveling to earth on Halloween and meet up with a wolfboy. Let’s just say, they’re not staying long on this Earth. This graphic novel is comical and fantastical, elements that I both enjoy. These books will be great for kids who like something […]

Posted January 24, 2010
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Graphic Novel Review: Perse..

Graphic Novel Review: Perseus and Medusa

A great retelling of the famous myth in graphic novel format. Perseus and Medusa is a Stone Arch publication so it has all the extra goodies teachers and librarians want to see at the back as well – more about the myth, discussion questions, writing prompts, and a glossary! Definitely a fun story for kids to read about and a great way to learn about mythology. And did I mention it was a graphic novel? *loves graphic novels* Recommended for 3rd grade and up.

Posted January 18, 2010
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