Category Archives: People

Mac Barnett and Adam Rex Show Us ‘How This Book Was Made’

Mac Barnett and Adam Rex Show Us ‘How This Book Was Made’

I read a lot of children’s picture books. Like, a lot. And it’s not often that one comes along and really just steals my heart at first glance. But ‘How This Book Was Made,’ by award-winning duo Mac Barnett and Adam Rex, did just that. Read More

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‘Best. State. Ever.’ Author Dave Barry Talks Gators, Sponges, and Swinging Seniors

‘Best. State. Ever.’ Author Dave Barry Talks Gators, Sponges, and Swinging Seniors

In ‘Best. State. Ever.: A Florida Man Defends His Homeland,’ Dave Barry discusses how Florida got its reputation and visits some off-the-beaten-path Florida landmarks. From lethargic gators to highly energetic seniors to the debauchery that is Key West, Dave explores the real Florida beneath the glitz of the amusement parks. Read More

Kevin Smith and Greg Grunberg Are ‘Geeking Out’

Kevin Smith and Greg Grunberg Are ‘Geeking Out’

For whatever reason, at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con, I kept crossing paths with Kevin Smith and Greg Grunberg. I ran into Greg at an after-party sponsored by Scholastic. The two appeared together at Kevin’s Hall H panel on Saturday night. And they were both promoting–and filming!–their new show on AMC called ‘Geeking Out.’ Read More

The First Official Expansion for ‘Betrayal at House on the Hill’: ‘Widow’s Walk’

The First Official Expansion for ‘Betrayal at House on the Hill’: ‘Widow’s Walk’

This morning, Avalon Hill, Lone Shark Games, and Wizards of the Coast announced ‘Betrayal at House on the Hill: Widow’s Walk’ – a long-awaited sequel to the classic horror-themed tabletop experience. Last night, I had the chance to speak one-on-one with lead developer and gaming legend Mike Selinker about this awesome expansion. Read More