I'm interviewing my friend Mariko Tamaki next month in San Francisco about her new graphic novel SUPERGIRL: BEING SUPER from DC Comics! Details here!
I'm a huge fan of the Fresh Off The Boat television show. It's clever and funny, plus it taps into pieces of my childhood that I've rarely seen on a screen, large or small. So when the folks behind the show asked me to partner with them on a project, I jumped at the chance. Superheroes [...]
What's Reading Without Walls, you ask? Find out here. This video podcast is just me having awkward conversations with people I admire. I'm trying my best to do one of these every month! Here are the episodes we've done so far:
So this crazy thing happened this past January. The Library of Congress, Children's Book Council, and Every Child A Reader appointed me the fifth National Ambassador of Young People's Literature! Every National Ambassador picks a platform. Mine is Reading Without Walls. I want every kid -- every reader, really -- to explore the world through books. [...]
Melissa McAvoy, librarian at Live Oak School in San Francisco, issued the Reading Without Walls challenge to her school! She made an awesome bulletin board promoting the initiative. You see all those little book-shaped stickers? Every one of them represents a book that was read by one of her students! Here's what Melissa said about the [...]
On January 4, the Library of Congress, Every Child A Reader, and the Children's Book Council appointed me the fifth National Ambassador for Young People's Literature. My wife and I flew out to Washington D.C. for a fancy inauguration ceremony. I wore a fancy suit and got a fancy medal. I gave a speech to a [...]
Congratulations to Dan of Pasadena, CA; Lucia of San Jose, CA; and Timothy of Murfreesboro, TN! They each won a signed copy of Superman #44! Periodically, I run giveaways for the folks on my mailing list. Interested in the next one? Sign up for my mailing list below. I'll even give you a free digital comic!
About a month ago, I spoke at the San Jose Public Library's Graphic Novel Contest awards ceremony. Sakura was a sponsor and one of their representatives was there. We got to talking, I told him about my mailing list giveaways, and he graciously offered to donate three pen sets for my September giveaway. Sakura pens are [...]