Posts Tagged ‘ Raina Telgemeier ’

Drama Banned Again in Texas, ACLU Report Shows

October 10, 2017
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Drama Banned Again in Texas, ACLU Report Shows

For the third time in four years, Raina Telgemeier’s Drama was considered too hot for a Texas school, according to the state ACLU chapter’s latest banned books report which was recently released. In fact, the graphic novel about an adolescent theater troupe was the only book completely banned from any district; this time, it was…

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Celebrate Young Adult GNs and Support CBLDF with Signed Lumberjanes, Drama, & Many More!

June 22, 2017
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Celebrate Young Adult GNs and Support CBLDF with Signed  Lumberjanes, Drama, & Many More!

This week CBLDF has some great young adult graphic novels to get your summer reading started right! Donate today to grab a copy of  Lumberjanes, signed by Noelle Stevenson; Drama, signed by Raina Telgemeier; Kevin Keller, signed by Dan Parent, and many more! Keep reading or follow the links provided for more information.           …

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Librarians Brainstorm Solutions to Build and Defend Graphic Novel Collections

May 16, 2017
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Librarians Brainstorm Solutions to Build and Defend Graphic Novel Collections

Now more than ever before, comics are an indispensable component of many public libraries’ collections. A decade or two ago they might have been treated as ephemera, but today they are often curated with the same level of care as other formats. As a recent article from Publishers Weekly showed, this boom is mutually beneficial…

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Banned Books & YA Classics Signed by Raina Telgemeier, Mariko Tamaki, Hope Larson, and More!

April 20, 2017
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Banned Books & YA Classics Signed by Raina Telgemeier, Mariko Tamaki, Hope Larson, and More!

Check out some of the books that topped ALA’s Top Ten Challenged Books of 2016 list and other classic Young Adult titles, including This One Summer signed by Mariko Tamaki, Drama and Sisters signed by Raina Telgemeier, A Wrinkle in Time signed by Hope Larson, and Lumberjanes signed by Noelle Stevenson! Follow the links provided or keep reading for more…

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Start Your New Year with New Signed Books by Neil Gaiman, G. Willow Wilson, and More!

January 6, 2017
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Start Your New Year with New Signed Books by Neil Gaiman, G. Willow Wilson, and More!

Help CBLDF prepare for 2017 by getting yourself some excellent signed books to kick off the New Year! We have signed goodness from Neil Gaiman, G. Willow Wilson, Sarah Glidden, Raina Telgemeier and more, so treat yourself! We are currently offering copies of DC Universe by Neil Gaiman, The View from the Cheap Seats, and How…

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Raina Telgemeier and Vivek Tiwary Get Into The Spirit of Giving!

November 23, 2016
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Raina Telgemeier and Vivek Tiwary Get Into The Spirit of Giving!

Support CBLDF and give the best gifts this holiday season with signed & personalized books in CBLDF’s Spirit of Giving holiday fundraiser. This week, we’re thrilled to add Raina Telgemeier and Vivek Tiwary to the roster of incredible creators supporting CBLDF! They join Neil Gaiman, Brian K. Vaughan, G. Willow Wilson, Geoff Johns, Wendy & Richard Pini, Joe Hill,…

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How Smile Transformed the Comics Industry

July 5, 2016
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Seemingly overnight, semi-autobiographical graphic novels for children have become a hit genre, dominating New York Times bestseller lists, winning industry awards, and garnering significant praise and accolades. Leading the way is Raina Telgemeier, whose fun, incredibly relatable, and heartfelt graphic novels have become must-haves on school and library shelves and been the target of would-be censors…

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LAST DAY FOR CHRISTMAS DELIVERY — Get in the Spirit of Giving with Signed Graphic Novels!

December 17, 2015
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LAST DAY FOR CHRISTMAS DELIVERY — Get in the Spirit of Giving with Signed Graphic Novels!

CBLDF has the best holiday gifts for the fan in your life in our Spirit of Giving holiday fundraiser! But you need to act now — today is the last day to get domestic delivery for Christmas! You can get outstanding graphic novels for the fan of your choice (don’t forget yourself!), signed by creators…

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Banned Books Week 2015: CBLDF RESOURCES!

September 21, 2015
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Banned Books Week 2015 is almost here! As a sponsor of the annual week celebrating the freedom to read, CBLDF is proud to offer free and low-cost resources for libraries, educators, and retailers who want to join the celebration September 27 – October 3! As you set up your Banned Books Week displays and events,…

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Banned Books Week 2015: Free Posters and Resources!

September 9, 2015
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Banned Books Week 2015: Free Posters and Resources!

Banned Books Week 2015 is coming up September 27 – October 3. As a sponsor of the annual week celebrating the freedom to read, CBLDF is proud to offer free print resources for libraries, educators, and retailers who want to join the celebration! First up, we have a poster adapting Raina Telgemeier’s amazing cover for…

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