All Domestic Books Have Been Shipped!
The folks at Andrews McMeel Publishing tell us that all domestic orders have now been shipped! The orders may take up to 10 business days to arrive, but... Read more
IN THIS UPDATE: Links to the Final Digital Versions and Shipping Info on the Print Books!
Greetings and salutations! Josh Elder, founder of RWP, here!
I want to begin by apologizing for taking so long to get this update out. It was supposed to be posted... Read more
Comics That Make Kids Smarter
Look what just arrived at Reading With Pictures headquarters! The official release date from AMP! is August 5, and we'll be sending out backer copies as soon as possible after... Read more
New Title and Cover for the Graphic Textbook
The Graphic Textbook has a new name! The book will now be titled "Reading With Pictures: Comics That Make Kids Smarter." Here is the fantastic new cover by Chris Giarrusso:... Read more
AMP! Comics for Kids to publish Reading With Pictures: The Graphic Textbook
Andrews McMeel Publishing (AMP) has entered an agreement to publish READING WITH PICTURES: THE GRAPHIC TEXTBOOK, an educational graphic anthology produced by the nonprofit organization Reading With Pictures. The book... Read more
The Big Update You've All Been Waiting For...
READING WITH PICTURES AND LORENZ EDUCATIONAL PRESS PARTNER TO BRING COMICS INTO THE CLASSROOM
Project by Top Comic Talent and Leading Educational Experts Set to Debut in 4th Quarter 2013;... Read more
Fulfilling Your Rewards
Hello everyone! It's been an incredibly busy time for all of us here at Reading With Pictures since the Kickstarter wrapped up back in May. Production has officially begun on... Read more
THE END OF THE BEGINNING
$77,420 raised by 971 backers to make 1 dream a reality.
Thank you all.
Now wait till you see what comes next...
IT'S THE FINAL COUNTDOWN! (da da DA-da dadada...)
We've already reached our goal, but we're not done yet! We have some incredible new rewards from Mark Waid, Jeff Parker, Skottie Young and more! We've reduced the price on... Read more
A WONDER WOMAN IN THE CLASSROOM
EDUCATOR SPOTLIGHT ON JENI DEFEO Interview by Ian Chipman
Even a few years ago, Reading with Pictures’ mission of bringing comics into the classroom (and not smuggled inside a math... Read more
WE DID IT! (AND WHY WE NEED TO KEEP GOING)
From ALL of us here at Reading With Pictures, thank you so much. With your help - not just through pledges but also retweets and Facebook posts -... Read more
MAJOR NEW REWARDS ADDED!
Even as we near the finish line, amazing artists keep coming out of the woodwork to offer us incredible rewards!
Here's what we JUST added - with more from Mark... Read more
BEHIND THE SCENES - LANGUAGE ARTS
VISUAL LITERACY IS REAL LITERACY!
We're less than $2k from our goal thanks to your incredible support! Of course we want to make sure that everyone is completely satisfied with... Read more
90% FUNDED WITH 4 DAYS LEFT TO GO!
We're heading into the home stretch with only 10 percent of our goal to go! We're going to do this - and then we're going to change everything!
Below are... Read more
BEHIND THE SCENES - SCIENCE
COMICS: SCIENTIFICALLY PROVEN TO MAKE YOU SMARTER
Once more we take you behind the scenes of The Graphic Textbook so you can learn all about the awesomeness that we planned... Read more
RWP GOES DIGITAL EXCLUSIVE WITH IVERSE FOR "THE GRAPHIC TEXTBOOK"
Reading With Pictures is proud to announce that iVerse Media has purchased the exclusive, worldwide digital rights to The Graphic Textbook, which will be made available through the ComicsPlus,... Read more
EVERYTHING YOU EVER WANTED TO KNOW ABOUT REWARDS BUT WERE AFRAID TO ASK
CAN I PURCHASE MULTIPLE REWARDS?
Yes... but not directly. Kickstarter only allows you to choose a single reward no matter how much you pledge. However, if you wish to purchase... Read more
BEHIND THE SCENES - MATH
MATH + COMICS = AWESOME!
We're taking you behind the scenes of The Graphic Textbook to once more to share our process and introduce you to the people making... Read more
WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYING ABOUT THE GRAPHIC TEXTBOOK
"If you love comics and education, this is a project you’ll want to check out."
"I got a preview of the book at last year's New York Comic-Con... Read more
GIVE THE GIFT OF LITERACY ON FREE COMIC BOOK DAY!
It's Free Comic Book Day, aka The Best Day of the Year!
We're also hoping it can be the best day yet for The Graphic Textbook! We're asking all our... Read more
WHY GET COMICS INTO SCHOOLS AND SCHOOLS INTO COMICS?
By Dr. Katie Monnin, Asst. Prof. of Literacy at the Univ. of North Florida and author of Teaching Graphic Novels and Teaching Early Reader Graphic Novels
The first time someone... Read more
BEHIND THE SCENES - SOCIAL STUDIES
SOCIAL STUDIES GETS GRAPHIC
We're taking YOU behind the scenes of The Graphic Textbook to share our process and introduce you to the people making it all happen! We're starting... Read more
Where Your Money is Going
Several backers have requested more detailed information on our budget and what exactly the $65k we're looking to raise will be paying for. The answers to all these questions and... Read more