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Steve Sheinkin

A New Story for Black History Month

Vicki Cobb | Posted 04.09.2014 | Books
Vicki Cobb

The Port Chicago 50 is a huge departure from the usual dry reading for young people studying American History. Kids need to read books like this to put humanity into the basic principles of America and how we have struggled to live up to them.

Boston Globe's Best Children's Books

Zoe Triska | Posted 08.14.2011 | Books

The 2011 Boston Globe-Horn Book Award winners have just been announced! The Boston Globe-Horn Book Wards are one of the more prestigious honors in ...

Holy Farewell, Brenda! Peanuts and Changing of the Comics Cosmos

David Crumm | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
David Crumm

t might seem that comics themselves are dying, but the truth is that comics are alive and well. In fact, they are conquering global culture. What's more: Comics increasingly are the home of our spiritual imagination.

Jewish Folklore Rides Again With Rabbi Harvey Of The Wild West (PHOTOS)

David Crumm | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
David Crumm

Steve Sheinkin's graphic novels contain real-life Jewish wisdom embodied in Rabbi Harvey, a tough, tall, black-garbed hero who looks like Clint Eastwood's Jewish cousin -- except that Harvey always shoots from his brain, never from his hip.