Donate!

Show your support

CLICK HERE!

Volunteer

Get involved!

FIND OUT HOW

Find Resources…

Search by Topic Area

Join our Mailing List

Stay informed!

SIGN UP HERE

science

ZEBRAFISH

ZEBRAFISH jacket

By Kevin Hodgson Staff Writer STORY SUMMARY Rock and roll, plus some scientific inquiry and a splash of civic action, are at the center of ZEBRAFISH, written by Sharon Emerson. The story revolves around a girl, Vita, who wants to put together a band and put on a concert to raise money for a worthy cause. Eventually, she pinpoints Leukemia as the cause worth rocking for because one of her friends has secretly been battling it, and Vita enlists some new friends to join her. The goal? Raise enough money from a concert to purchase a machine for the hospital […] Read More

HOW DO WE STAY ON EARTH?

HOW DO WE STAY ON EARTH Cover

By Kevin Hodgson Staff Writer STORY SUMMARY Gravity is one of those unseen things that can truly perplex young people. Maybe older people, too. Why don’t we just drift off into space? My sons have all asked me that question at one time or another. HOW DO WE STAY ON EARTH? (A Gravity Mystery) by writer Amy Hansen and illustrator Korey Scott is a non-fictional graphic book look at what gravity is and what it does.

LEONARDO DA VINCI: THE RENAISSANCE MAN

Leonardo Da Vinci

By Kevin Hodgson Staff Writer “There may not be in the world an example of another genius so universal, so full of yearning for the infinite, so far ahead of his own century and the following centuries than Leonardo da Vinci.” – Hippolyte Taine, art critic and historian STORY SUMMARY The mystery of the stolen masterpiece, The Mona Lisa, underpins a wonderfully conceived graphic story of the life of the most famous Renaissance man whose art inventive mind continues to echo to this day.