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YALSA Hub Challenge: Update #8

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Checking in with our challenge participants! Abby Tracking her reading: at Goodreads Read so far: 18 of 25 Comments: Beneath a Meth Moon was an easy read, very good for reluctant readers.  I would have liked to see more of…

Roundtable: Eisner Award Nominee Reactions

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The Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards nominees for 2013 have been announced! We reviewers here at No Flying No Tights decided to gather together and do what comes naturally to any fan: debate the choices,  consider this year’s categories, speculate…

YALSA Hub Challenge: Update #7

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Checking in with our challenge participants! Abby Tracking her reading: at Goodreads Read so far: 16 of 25 Comments: Juvenile in Justice – It was really hard to get my hands on this book. I tried to buy it for…

YALSA Hub Challenge: Update #6

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Checking in with our challenge participants! Abby Tracking her reading: at Goodreads Read so far: 13 of 25 Comments: I am finally tackling the Alanna books.  I read books 2 (In the Hand of the Goddess) and 3 (The Woman…

YALSA Hub Challenge: Update #5

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Checking in with our challenge participants! Abby Tracking her reading: at Goodreads Read so far: 11 of 25 Comments: I finally finished Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe and loved it.  I sat down yesterday to read…

YALSA Hub Challenge: Update #4

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Checking in with our challenge participants! Abby Tracking her reading: at Goodreads Read so far: 10 of 25 Comments: I finished Somebody Please Tell Me Who I Am.  I agreed with someone who posted before (sorry I can’t remember who).…

YALSA Hub Challenge: Update #3

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Checking in with our challenge participants! Abby Tracking her reading: at Goodreads Read so far: 8 of 25 Comments: I got behind in my reading this week.  I’ve started Bomb, Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe, and…

Roundtable: Tintin!

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Since Hergé’s The Adventures of Tintin first appeared, serialized in 1929 and published in an album (or essentially a graphic novel in today’s understanding) in 1930 with Tintin in the Land of the Soviets, these charming adventure stories have been…

Roundtable: DC Comics & Superheroines

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The big news in mainstream comics this fall has been the dramatic reboot of the DC Comics universe. With an aggressive marketing push behind it and the stated purpose of the reboot partially being recruiting new readers, anticpation was high.…