Tag: First Second books

by Joane - 4 months ago

ONE DAY A DOT Review: Scientifically Adorable

ONE DAY A DOT: Written by Ian Lendler, Illustrated by Shelli Paroline and Braden Lamb Art Characterization Plot Summary ONE DAY A DOT gives readers a beautiful and succinct introduction to some of science's heftier concepts....

by Joane - 4 months ago

MAUS, DEOGRATIAS, and Dehumanization in Genocide

What does a Rwandan boy who transforms into a dog have in common with Jewish mice and Nazi cats? Both Jean-Phillipe Stassen’s DEOGRATIAS and Art Spiegelman’s MAUS use animals as a tool to frame past genocides. As a result, both graphic novels highli...