V.24 No.12 | 3/19/2015
Awkward in Our Own Skin
Camp Utopia and the Forgiveness Diet
A warm and funny YA novel about finding your true self from Albuquerque author Jenny Ruden.
V.23 No.32 | 8/7/2014
Ninja Meets Navajo Code Talker
The YA collisions of Leza Lowitz and Shogo Oketani
Author Leza Lowitz on women as ninja, the power of multiculturality and the what it’s like to write with your spouse.
V.23 No.27 | 7/3/2014
When Pop Culture Meets War
Two new novels make New Mexico the testing ground
Via either boy-meets-drone or boy-meets-Gabriel García Márquez, these two novels grapple with difficulties from PTSD to moral choice.
V.22 No.49 | 12/5/2013
Two young adult novels grapple with being green in a world intent on destroying itself.
V.22 No.34 | 8/22/2013
Space Opera Hits a High Note
An alien artifact known as the Ring, an intergalactic weapon of unknown power, lies at the heart of this third book in the “Expanse” series.