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Gene Luen Yang Breathes (Life Into) History

When I hear of a graphic novel that really delves into history, I’m not always the first one to perk ...

Reading Inclusively: A Conversation with Gene Luen Yang

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A Conversation with Gene Luen Yang

Gene Luen Yang, author of American Born Chinese, Boxers and Saints, and current writer of Superman, was appointed the National Ambassador for Children’s Literature ...

Read Harder: Comics About a Religion Other Than Your Own

The Panels 2015 Read Harder Challenge consists of 26 challenge categories spanning the breadth and depth of all things that ...

Read Harder: Indie Comics

The Panels 2015 Read Harder Challenge consists of 26 challenge categories spanning the breadth and depth of all things that ...

Peek Over Our Shoulders: What Panelteers Are Reading in September 2015

In this feature at Panels, we take a look at what the Panelteers are reading this month. These are the ...

3 Middle Grade Comics

Over on Book Riot, Swapna is talking about three middle grade comics, one uber popular, and two new releases. Comics ...

Peek Over Our Shoulders: What Panelteers Are Reading in August 2015

In this feature at Panels, we take a look at what the Panelteers are reading this month. These are the ...

5 Instant Favorites: Comics That Own Me

I had one of those moments this past weekend when I read a trade and was so enamored that I ...

Read Harder Recommendations: Standalone Graphic Novels

The Panels 2015 Read Harder Challenge consists of 26 challenge categories spanning the breadth and depth of all things that ...

Read Harder Recommendations: A Culture Other Than Your Own

The Panels 2015 Read Harder Challenge consists of 26 challenge categories spanning the breadth and depth of all things that ...

Make Comics: Writing Outside My Shoes

Recently artist Chris Anderson and I launched a new comic book series, Lost Angels, serialized online by a new publisher, Comicker ...

Comics Recommendation Engine: Ready Player One

In the Comics Recommendation Engine, we recommend comics for your favorite books. I didn’t get to experience much of the ...

Comics Recommendation Engine: The Joy Luck Club

Amy Tan’s debut novel The Joy Luck Club (1989) was one of the first books of contemporary “grownup” fiction that ...

Read This, Then That: Boxers & Saints by Gene Luen Yang

After New York Comic Con this year, the folks over at First Second found themselves with an awesome reason to celebrate. Their ...