In the summer of '76, two boys form a friendship born of tragedy and sealed with the promise of excitement, first loves, and alternate uses for mini golf statues. Setting Free the Kites by Alex George.
Posts by Brian Katcher
Brian Katcher wrote his first YA novel when he was down and out in Mexico. He now lives in Missouri with his wonderful wife and daughter. He divides his time between writing and working as a school librarian. Brian still misses the preachy YA books of the eighties.Book ReportThere's a Boy in the Girls' Bathroom! Book ReportThere's a Boy in the Girls' Bathroom!
Two guys. One car. Two-thousand miles. One epic trip. That's The Otto Digmore Difference.
Penelope Bagieu gives us a look at Cass Elliot before she was a Mama.
In Robin Reul's My Kind of Crazy, the sparks really fly. And not just the romantic kind.
Underrated comedian Chris Elliott stars in this strange 90s sitcom.
Brian and his daughter Sophie review Artemis, a graphic novel about a kick-ass goddess.
Brian and his ten-year-old daughter Sophie review Varmints, the perfect graphic novel to read when firing your pistol into the saloon ceiling while spitting tobaccy and dealing poker.
The author of The Geek's Guide to Unrequited Love talks about cons, cosplay, and whether a friend can become more.
Sarvenaz Tash writes the second greatest YA Comic Con book in The Geek's Guide to Unrequited Love.
In Louise O'Neill's book Asking For It, we learn how society cracks down on sexual assault: by punishing the victim.