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Emily Carroll's 'Through The Woods' Is A Comics Masterwork

<b>Emily Carroll</b>’s collection of horror comics, <i>Through the Woods</i>, operates largely on the alienation of the inexplicable experience. More specifically, …

The Forgotten Story of…The Massacre Of Foreigners In 9th Century Guangzhou

Ask a Chinese person what they consider to be the greatest period in their country’s history, and there is a very good chance they will say The Tang …

On a Beam of Light: The Story of Albert Einstein, Illustrated by the Great Vladimir Radunsky

Given my soft spot for picture-book and graphic-novel accounts of famous lives, including Charles Darwin, Julia Child, Hunter S. Thompson, Richard Feynman, Ella Fitzgerald, and Steve Jobs, I was instantly taken with <b>On a Beam of Light: A Story of Albert Einstein</b> (<i>public library</i>). Written by <b>Jennifer</b> …

Gorgeous Vintage and Modern Illustrations from Aldous Huxley’s Only Children’s Book

At Christmas time in 1944, more than a decade after the resounding success of <i>Brave New World</i> <b>Aldous Huxley</b> (July, 26 1894–November 22, 1963) penned his one and only children’s book, <b>The Crows of Pearblossom</b> (<i>public library</i>) — the story of Mr. and Mrs. Crow, whose eggs never hatch because the …

I’ll Be You and You Be Me: A Vintage Ode to Friendship and the Imagination, Illustrated by Young Maurice Sendak

In 1952, more than a decade before <i>Where the Wild Things Are</i> catapulted him into creative celebrity, the inexhaustibly brilliant Maurice Sendak began collaborating with beloved children’s book author <b>Ruth Krauss</b> (July 25, 1901–July 10, 1993), of whom Sendak is cited to have said, “Prior to the …

How Hans Christian Andersen Revolutionized Storytelling, Plus the Best Illustrations from 150 Years of His Beloved Fairy Tales

<i>“When people talk listen completely,”</i> Hemingway counseled in his advice on how to be a writer. More than a century earlier, a little boy in Denmark, born into poverty to a shoemaker father and an illiterate washerwoman mother, was spending his days listening to the old women in the local insane …

Alone in the Forest: Exploring Fear & Courage in Stunning Illustrations Based on Indian Folk Art

For nearly two decades, Indian independent publisher Tara Books has been giving voice to marginalized art and literature through a commune of artists, writers, and designers collaborating on beautiful books based on Indian folk art traditions, including some extraordinary handmade gems that made it …

15 best eBook reader apps for Android

Finding the right eBook reader apps (also called eReaders) can be difficult. There are a variety of eBook types, plenty of file formats to deal with, and then there are different kinds of books (novels, comics, etc) that make the whole experience a little complicated. However, with the right app, …

Nine Movies Make the Oscar Foreign Language Shortlist

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Nine movies made it to the next round of voting in the Oscar's foreign language competition, but …

Studio Ghibli’s Next Film Is When Marnie Was There

Studio Ghibli has announced their next film to be released in 2014, according to Anime News Network, and it’ll be an adaptation of English children’s …

Alice and Martin Provensen’s Stunning Vintage Illustrations for Twelve Classic Fairy Tales

As a hopeless fan of Alice and Martin Provensen and a lover of fairy tales, especially ones featuring exquisite illustrations and beautiful reimaginings of the classics, I was delighted to come across <b>The Provensen Book of Fairy Tales</b> (<i>public library</i>) — an out-of-print gem published in 1971, in …

Surreal Photo Manipulations by Caras Ionut | Colossal

<p>Photo artist Caras Ionut lives in the world of Photoshop where he digitally assembles surreal landscapes and portraits using largely his own …

Eating out in Japanese: a guide to Japan's restaurants

The Japanese love to eat out, and the profusion of culinary options, even in the smallest towns, can be overwhelming. There’s something for every taste and budget, from humble slurp-and-go noodle stands, to refined traditional eateries serving seasonal fare. With Japan’s range of dishes and cooking …

The 24 Most Adorable Kids Halloween Costumes

As we continue on the hunt for the perfect Halloween costume, we turn our attention to adorable costumes for kids. Little ones have it pretty good in the costume department, mostly because they can turn even the more grown-up costumes (read: Lady Gaga or Edward Scissorhands) into absolute cuteness. …

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The World's Best Cities for Beer

<b>By Charis Atlas Heelan</b><p>We've willingly drunk our way around the globe to uncover the best cities for drinking beer. Here are the top 14 places to …

Beer Experts Say These Are The 20 Best Beers In The World

Stanford University computer science post-doc Julian McAuley and assistant professor Jure Leskovec released a paper earlier this year outlining how our tastes change as we consume more products and gain more expertise.<p>Their theory was the more experience we have, the more we will like certain …

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Famous Quotes Illustrated

Malaysian illustrator Tang Yau Hoong started a personal project where he took some famous quotes and Illustrated them to his taste. Take a look at …

Awesome Silhouettes of Superheroes Reveal Their Past and Present

California-based artist Khoa Ho's poster series titled <i>Superheroes – Past/Present</i> features iconic superheroes like Batman, Superman, and Spiderman as creatively designed silhouettes revealing their former struggles and current strength. The series draws inspiration from the <i>Batman Begins</i> quote: “It's …

Raven cawing (2013), watercolour paint and pastel on sketchpad paper. It measures 59 (W) x 42 (H) cm. By Aaminah Snowdon. To view more of her artwork, go to www.aaminahsnowdon.co.uk A&P

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Welcome to part 2 of my posts about the wonderful mid-century posters and illustrations of Reg Lander. He worked predominantly using gouache and …

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RANKED: The 11 Best Donuts In America

We couldn't personally taste donuts from every beloved pastry shop in the country, so we scoured blogs and online reviews to come up with 20 bakeries known for their rave-worthy donuts.<p>The we ranked the donuts based on availability, originality, and price, in addition to how they tasted.<p>Keep …

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Awe-Inspiring Photos of Earth’s Oldest Living Trees

In a protected area high in the White Mountains in eastern California, 15 miles east of Bishop, you'll find the oldest living trees in the world. The gnarled beauties, called the Great Basin Bristlecone Pine, are believed to be 1,000 to around 4,800 years old. Can you imagine the amount of history …

The best countries for food

Food and travel go together like planes and airports. No matter where you go you'll have little trouble finding at least one culinary experience that will help you understand the local culture. In some countries the food is <i>the</i> highlight, drawing many a foodie to its borders, like a moth to a flame. …

What the Night Sky Would Look Like If the Other Planets Were as Close as the Moon

It's not always easy to imagine just how big the other planets are. Here, a space artist's thought experiment turns into a lesson in Earth's relative size.<p>Space artist Ron Miller has created a series of images that illustrate the sizes of the other planets in our solar system in a way that makes …