Category: Books

“Book of Dust” Volume One is Finally Out

After 14 years since it first was conceived, Phillip Pullman’s “The Book of Dust” has finally been released. A follow-up to the successful “His Dark Materials” trilogy, it serves as an expansion of the world introduced in the previous books. Phillip Pullman’s “His Dark Materials” was a critically acclaimed trilogy of fantasy novels, greatly influenced… Continue reading

Two new Disney books that glitter are gold

Dear Disney Publishing, Thank You for Being a Friend!* You’ve opened A Whole New World!** No April fool’s gold here: “Disney Aladdin: A Whole New World – The Road to Broadway and Beyond” and “Art of Coloring The Golden Girls” are book equivalents of bling! As follow up to its 2016 retail bonanza, Disney Publishing… Continue reading

A Disney gift for every geek!

Santa’s erudite elves, particularly those working the Disney beat, have outdone themselves this year! The current Disney literary (a.k.a. Disney Publishing Worldwide or Disney Book Group) offerings – from Disney Editions, Disney Press, Hyperion, Marvel Kids, and others of their ilk – are an impressive bunch. The 2016 Disney reading list ranges from splashy coffee… Continue reading