Search Result for Brian Selznick — 18 articles

Book Review: Wonderstruck by Brian Selznick

This book is a bit different than the others I read, instead of the pictures and text telling the same storyline together, this time the text and pictures follow two different stories, in two different timelines, until they eventually meet.

Book Review: The Marvels by Brian Selznick

The story has many surprises and some twists which kept up my interest to the end.

Book Review: The Invention of Hugo Cabret by Brian Selznick

Article first published as Book Review: The Invention of Hugo Cabret by Brian Selznick on Blogcritics. About: The Invention of Hugo Cabret by Brian Selznick is a children’s novel taking place on the turn of the century in Paris, France. We took this book out for my daughter (7) to read, but I stayed up […]

Book Review: News of the World by Paulette Jiles

The storytelling is not fast, but not crawling either, a pace I would imagine Texas moves to and always has been. The author captures the time of the country abided by its own unwritten laws, enforced by rough quite men.

Book Review: Becoming Steve Jobs by Brent Schlender & Rick Tetzeli

This book is a comprehensive look at Jobs’ life, not just his time in Apple

Twitter Roundup for Week Ending 27 December, 2014

Favorite tweets from the past week.

Twitter Update for Week Ending 2 August, 2014

Yesterday my son (7) took his black belt test for Taekwondo. He has been taking Taekwondo for almost 3 years and we’re very proud that he has stuck with it this long. Besides the health benefits associated with martial arts, Taekwondo has also taught him discipline and a style of living. Both him and his […]

Twitter Roundup for Week Ending 3 Many, 2014

Guest Post: On Writing Unlikable #BookReview Twitter Roundup for Week Ending 22 December, 2012 McDonald’s teams up with Kobo to give away free digital books with Happy Meals | Marketing… ‘Atlas Shrugged’ No Longer Ranks Among Americans’ Top Ten Favorite Books via… Introducing The Riot Read » BOOK… via @BookRiot Fun Facts Friday: […]

Twitter Roundup for Week Ending 28 December, 2013

My wife’s beloved uncle passed away 10 days ago, ever since then the hectic holiday season has been even more hectic. He was a wonderful man, a good sense of humor and many interests. He lived life to the fullest, doing what he wanted to do and not giving a damn about naysayers and those […]

Twitter Roundup for Week Ending 2 November, 2013

Most excellent Halloween has ended, both my kids were dressed up (a pink skeleton with a dress and Darth Vader) even though this is the first time in many years that I did not. There is always next year. At school they had a Storybook Parade, in which every costume had to have a book […]

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