Banned Books Week

Banned Books Week

Banned Books Week is observed during the last week of September each year. The American Library Association’s planning materials for this event are available on this site. Documents include frequently asked questions, a press kit for the event, and frequently visited pages about Banned Books Week. Many lists of banned books such as the Ten Most F …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Libraries–Issues–Censorship–Banned Books

Children’s Books of the Early Soviet Era: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow

Children’s Books of the Early Soviet Era: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow

An exhibition from the Rare Books and Special Collections Division of the McGill University Libraries that “draws on an important collection of more than 350 Soviet children’s books published in the 1920s and 30s and which are remarkable for their original aesthetic quality, linguistic variety and thematic diversity.” Images of children’s book cove …
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Books–Children’s; Regional & Country Information–Europe; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–European/European-American

Comics Newsarama

Comics Newsarama

News, reviews, and commentary from the world of comic books, plus discussion forums and Web links. “Comics Newsarama features up-to-the-minute news coverage, newsbreaking interviews, analysis and features, comic books reviews plus guest columns by some of the industry’s biggest names. “
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Books–Comics

Xenite.Org

Xenite.Org

“Xenite.Org strives to be one of the best fan-run sources of science fiction and fantasy news and content on the Web.” Here is the place to locate information on Xena or Lord of the Rings, participate in a sci-fi discussion group, read up on the latest news in the industry, and more.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Books–Science Fiction & Fantasy; Entertainment & Leisure–Movies–Genres–Science Fiction & Fantasy

New Comic Book Releases List

New Comic Book Releases List

“What will you find at this site? You’ll find out which comics came out this week, which ones came out last week, which ones might come out next week, which ones were late, which ones were cancelled, who publishes them, who creates them, where you can buy them, news about comic books… and that’s JUST the beginning…”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Books–Comics

bookreporter.com

bookreporter.com

Browse by category or search for recent book reviews, excerpts, and author interviews, done just for the Bookreporter. Reviews range from a paragraph to a page with the longer reviews being signed.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Books; Arts & Humanities–Literature–Criticism