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Interview — Douglas Kaine McKelvey, Creator Of Every Moment Holy 

By Tyler Hummel | October 25, 2023

The popular liturgical devotional has sold 350,000 copies in six years.

Book Banning in my Old Backyard

By Courtney Floyd | October 6, 2023
"Let Freedom Read"

Our Books Department editor explores what it’s like to be a librarian celebrating intellectual freedom while her hometown bans books.

Adapting Narnia On Stage: The Logos Theater Reflects On Staging ‘The Horse And His Boy’

By Tyler Hummel | August 9, 2023
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The Logos Theater’s artistic director Nicole Stratton and puppetmaster Justin Swain spoke with Geeks Under Grace and reflected on their time with The Horse and His Boy.

Comics & Graphic Novels

Review — Star Trek: Lower Decks — Crew Handbook

By Courtney Floyd | December 19, 2023
Lower Decks USS Cerritos Handbook, four faces are on the side of the font, a young Black woman, a young green woman, a young white man, and a young Black man with a visor over one eye

Star Trek: Lower Decks — Crew Handbook ties fans directly to the show by giving them an inside look at how the U.S.S. Cerritos is run…sort of.

Book Banning in my Old Backyard

By Courtney Floyd | October 6, 2023
"Let Freedom Read"

Our Books Department editor explores what it’s like to be a librarian celebrating intellectual freedom while her hometown bans books.

Review – God Country

By Nathan Kiehn | August 29, 2023

This Image Comic series tells a moving tale which combines the struggle of caring for an aging parent with mythical mayhem.

Manga

Dark-haired teen boy looks sadly at the viewer

Review — She Likes Gays but Not Me, Vol. 1

By Courtney Floyd | July 9, 2024

She Likes Gays but Not Me deals with topics like homophobia, pedophilia, and suicide with sensitivity and tact.

Group of attractive young men fan out in a V. The one in front offers a hand to the viewer while the others look on

Review — 7Fates: Chakho, Vol. 1

By Courtney Floyd | February 13, 2024

7Fates: Chakho is one of several collaborations between titan digital publisher WebToon and the hit K-pop band BTS.

Idol with stars in her eyes sings and smiles

Review — Oshi no Ko (Vol. 1 & Episode 1)

By Courtney Floyd | April 25, 2023

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?

Novels

Lower Decks USS Cerritos Handbook, four faces are on the side of the font, a young Black woman, a young green woman, a young white man, and a young Black man with a visor over one eye

Review — Star Trek: Lower Decks — Crew Handbook

By Courtney Floyd | December 19, 2023

Star Trek: Lower Decks — Crew Handbook ties fans directly to the show by giving them an inside look at how the U.S.S. Cerritos is run…sort of.

Green background, woman running toward castle

Review – Elantris

By David Koury | November 8, 2023

Elantris is Brandon Sanderson’s debut novel, and one of the Cosmere’s earliest stories. Our review examines whether it’s worth reading.

Review — Verity

By Serena Bond | September 12, 2023

Colleen Hoover has gained popularity thanks to TikTok. Her suspense novel Verity is applauded as one of her best works. But, is it really?

Non-Fiction

Review: Wild

By silasgreen | November 5, 2015

Author: Cheryl Strayed Publisher: Vintage Books Genre: Memoir Rating: PG-13 Cheryl Strayed’s heartfelt memoir chronicles how grief tore her life apart, and how undertaking a journey on her own helped her start to put it back together again. Wild is a touching, sometimes humorous, often tragic look at a broken life attempting to heal itself.…

Review: Flyleaf Spreads Their Wings

By Jeremiah Jackson | May 29, 2015

Author: Carl W Phelan Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform Genre: non-fiction, Christian, biography Music is one of the most important things in our lives. Its message can move us to sorrow, joy, rage, or peace. Perhaps the most important power it holds, however, is what it can do for your soul. You may not see…

Review: A Geek In Japan

By Michael M. | March 11, 2015

Author: Hector Garcia Publisher: Tuttle Publishing Genre: Non-fiction; Geek Page #: 160 pages Price: $10.99 Released: June 10, 2011 I found this book on Amazon once while looking for any geek books I could find. After reading the reviews, checking out its table of contents, and researching it a bit more, I purchased it. A Geek in Japan turned out to…

Classics

Review – The Story of the Family

By Tyler Hummel | May 29, 2024

Chesterton Society President Dale Ahlquist gathers the great Catholic journalist’s thoughts on family together into one convenient and thought provoking book.

Classic Review — The Horse and His Boy (1954)

By Tyler Hummel | August 1, 2023

The fifth published Narnia book explores some of the darkest themes in the saga.

Classic Review: The Man Born To Be King (1942)

By Tyler Hummel | April 7, 2023

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.