Blogs: Graphic Novels

  • And the Award Goes To...Newbery Medal

    Learn about this year's Newbery, Caldecott, and Printz book award winners for children and teens.
    Posted by: Megan Maloy on Monday, January 28, 2019 - 11:00 AM | Comments: 0
  • 2nd Annual Mock Caldecott MedalCaldecott Medal

    Find out who won San José Public Librarians' 2nd Annual Mock Caldecott Medal. Did your favorite illustrator win this year?
    Posted by: Megan Maloy on Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 9:00 AM | Comments: 0
  • 2019 Reading Challenge: Are You Ready?literature

    2019 is just a hop, skip and a jump away. Its a chance to press the reset button your TBR pile and make a fresh start on your next year's reading journey. Whether you read fiction, non-fiction, listen to audiobooks, or spend your days flipping through picture books, there is a reading challenge for you! Challenge 1: Modern Mrs. Darcy Pick and choose your books to fit ten distinct fields. Can you find one book that fits all 10?
    Posted by: Nari Ferderer on Thursday, December 27, 2018 - 7:00 AM | Comments: 0
  • Fangirls Unleashed: Santa Clara City Library Con 2018Alyssa at Santa Clara City Library Con

    From mind-blowing cosplays to a familiar local author, find out why Santa Clara City Library Con is giving you another reason to love libraries! Welcome to another episode of Fangirls Unleashed! In this episode we'll be exploring the Santa Clara City Library (SCCL) Con, which is the perfect mash-up in our opinion of library life with geek culture.  We're back and it was definitely bigger and better than ever.  Couldn't make it to this free event? Don't worry, we've got the top highlights plus a vlog of this con for you!
    Posted by: Alyssa Mendoza on Monday, November 12, 2018 - 12:00 PM | Comments: 1
  • Winners of the Graphic Novel Making Contestgraphic novel making contest logo

    10th Anniversary The 10th anniversary of the Graphic Novel Making Contest culminated at the Awards Ceremony on Saturday, August 25, 2018 at the Seventrees Community Center Banquet Hall. About 350 people attended, including participants and their families! This was also our largest year so far, with 205 comic submissions!
    Posted by: Jessica Novak on Thursday, September 13, 2018 - 8:00 AM | Comments: 0