Posts Tagged ‘ Smile ’

GNs Signed by Chris Ware, Raina Telgemeier, and Aimée de Jongh Benefit CBLDF!

October 17, 2019
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GNs Signed by Chris Ware, Raina Telgemeier, and Aimée de Jongh Benefit CBLDF!

Even if you weren’t able to stop by CBLDF’s booth this convention season, you still have the chance to check out some of the incredible signed graphic novels we brought back with us! Donate today to snag your own copies of these incredible premiums, including: Rusty Brown HC, Jimmy Corrigan SC, Building Stories HC, and ACME Novelty Library Vol 1 HC, all hand-signed by Chris Ware;…

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Free Teaching Guides from CBLDF Highlight Women in Comics

March 8, 2019
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Free Teaching Guides from CBLDF Highlight Women in Comics

March 8th is International Women’s Day, a day around the globe to celebrate and share the accomplishments of women throughout history and today. In honor of that mission, CBLDF has collected some of our most popular teaching resources that demonstrate the integral role of women in comics, both on and off the page. With these…

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Celebrate Banned Books Week With GNs signed by Art Spiegelman, Neil Gaiman, Jeff Smith, & Many More!

September 20, 2018
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Celebrate Banned Books Week With GNs signed by Art Spiegelman, Neil Gaiman, Jeff Smith, & Many  More!

You can celebrate Banned Books Week and support CBLDF’s important work fighting bans and challenges by making a donation for one of these incredible signed graphic novels! These titles or their creators have all faced bans and challenges for their work, and your donations help CBLDF keep their books on shelves nationwide. Donate today to grab The…

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Get Ready for School with Signed Fun Home, Sandman & More GNs with CBLDF Discussion Guides!

August 31, 2018
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Get Ready for School with Signed Fun Home, Sandman & More GNs with CBLDF Discussion Guides!

Get excited about your reading list with a slew of great graphic novels that you can use with our teaching & discussion guides! CBLDF is offering donors a selection of excellent graphic novels including Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic, signed & sketched by Alison Bechdel; Sandman: Overture Absolute Edition signed by Neil Gaiman & J.H. Williams III; Sandman: Overture Deluxe HC, signed by Neil…

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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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Get Ready for Comic-Con with Raina Telgemeier at the San Diego Central Library!

June 5, 2015
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Get Ready for Comic-Con with Raina Telgemeier at the San Diego Central Library!

Raina Telgemeier, the best-selling author of Smile, Sisters, and Drama is coming to the San Diego Central Library, in downtown San Diego, on Tuesday, July 7 at 6:00 PM for “An Evening With Raina,” a free event to help you get ready for Comic-Con International!  Raina’s all-ages graphic novels have delighted readers of all ages! Come hear…

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Children’s Book Week Spotlight: More Books for Kids in Elementary School

May 5, 2015
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Children’s Book Week Spotlight: More Books for Kids in Elementary School

Happy Children’s Book Week! The 2015 edition of Children’s Book Week launched on Saturday on Free Comic Book Day, and now that kids around the country have gotten a taste of comics, we want to recommend a few more! In this edition of CBLDF’s week-long feature, we have some suggestions for readers in Grades 4-6.…

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