Nidhi Chanani’s Pashmina: A Young Girl Finds Her Indian Identity

Jason Borelli writes from his time at New York Comic Con: Some children want to know where they came from. That is the case of Priyanka Das, the heroine of Pashmina, the debut graphic novel from artist Nidhi Chanani for First Second Books. As her mother stonewalls her about why she left India, Priyanka finds […]

SDCC World Mythology In Contemporary Fantasy Panel: Building Worlds And Gunplay

Courtesy of Bleeding Cool’s Hilton Collins: According to Tomi Adeyemi, the Nigerian-American author of the young adult fantasy novel Children of Blood and Bone, fiction readers love learning about new worlds in stories, and aspiring writers shouldn’t shy away from creating complex rules about their burgeoning fictional universes. “Readers want stories they can learn from. [They] […]