Coincidence, I don’t think so. Both of these came across my desk along with a myriad of other great pieces of info I could have shared. These two are definitely the best of the week.
Releasing today: The Silence of Our Friends written by Mark Long and Jim Demonakos illustrated by Nate Powell. This nonfiction graphic novel is from the point of view of a young student in segregated Texas, 1967. Published by First Second, a division of Macmillan – visit their website to find excerpts, author interview, and discussion guide. Hear the trio’s interview with Unshelved by Gene Ambaum and Bill Barnes.
Great find for celiac sufferers and those who want a better diet: Elisabeth Hasselbeck’s latest cookbook, Deliciously G-Free, published by Random House. Sample recipes at The View’s site, and on Rachel Ray’s show today.