Perhaps more so than any other genre, fantasy seems to provoke the most volatile reactions from Christians. But I believe that good fantasy can be a great encouragement for both Christians and non-Christians alike.
Three GUG contributors recommend some books as last-minute Christmas gifts for the reluctant, well-read, and comic lovers in you life.
Maurice summarizes two banned books and decides whether they are worthy to be read by Christians, despite the controversy.
Comics & Graphic Novels
Our Books Department editor explores what it’s like to be a librarian celebrating intellectual freedom while her hometown bans books.
This Image Comic series tells a moving tale which combines the struggle of caring for an aging parent with mythical mayhem.
7Fates: Chakho is one of several collaborations between titan digital publisher WebToon and the hit K-pop band BTS.
Oshi no Ko is a popular anime of the Spring 2023 season, but how does the story hold up in both its original and adapted forms?
Forty years after the influential manga’s release, we examine if it still deserves its status. Check out our review to see the conclusion.
Elantris is Brandon Sanderson’s debut novel, and one of the Cosmere’s earliest stories. Our review examines whether it’s worth reading.
Historian Thomas S. Kidd describes the flawed inner life of America’s third president.
The popular liturgical devotional has sold 350,000 copies in six years.
The fifth published Narnia book explores some of the darkest themes in the saga.
The Man Who Would Be King is an accessible work that puts the complex life and theology of Christ into the words of normal people.