Category Archives: Book Review

Get to Know Your Universe with :01(First Second)

by KellyAnn Bonnell Our friends at First Second publishing sent over a couple new books for us to look over and I have to say they are pretty cool. I’d like to introduce you to to Science Comics.    These … Continue reading

Posted in Book Review, Comics, Educator Resources | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Twilight Can we please get over it

By KellyAnn Bonnell In my last post I presented the idea that instead of bashing franchises like Twilight and Fifty Shades of Gray perhaps we should be looking at how we use their cultural phenomena to teach positive messages. Now … Continue reading

Posted in Book Review, Educator Resources | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Fifty Shades of can we please get over it now?

by KellyAnn Bonnell I’ll admit it, I love romance novels, or as my husband refers to them, mindless drivel. I also happen to be a real fan of Young Adult Fiction. Having said that, Twilight never appealed to me, although … Continue reading

Posted in Book Review, Educator Resources, Media Guide, Media literacy | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Book Review: I Am Livia by Phyllis T. Smith

by KellyAnn Bonnell Some of the first biographies I read as a youth were of Marie Antoinette and Florence Nightingale. However I really found my stride with historical fiction. It allowed me to slip into the world that these women … Continue reading

Posted in Book Review | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment