Tetris:The Games People Play by Box Brown

Alexey Pajitnov - Russian video game designer and inventor of Tetris Tetris - a tile-matching puzzle game, named #2 in 100 Greatest Video Games of All Time by IGN in 2007. Box Brown - American cartoonist, and author/illustrator of Tetris: The Games People Play Tetris has a bit of a legendary status in the video game … Continue reading Tetris:The Games People Play by Box Brown

Banned Books Week is here!

It's Banned Books Week!  Every year, the American Booksellers Association, American Library Association, and others come together to call attention to books that have been banned or challenged in bookstores, libraries, schools, and elsewhere across the country. This year's theme is diversity -- books that are frequently challenged are about people who are LGBTQIA, people of … Continue reading Banned Books Week is here!

S.C. Gwynne’s latest book and the legend of Hal Mumme

The Perfect Pass : American Genius and the Reinvention of Football   by SC Gwynne review by Meike Alana In Texas, people tend to fall into one of two camps:  On one hand are those who are fanatic about the game of football—they won’t dream of missing the chance to watch their favorite team play, … Continue reading S.C. Gwynne’s latest book and the legend of Hal Mumme