Books by Lalit Kumar Sharma

Released: Sept. 5, 2017

"Do these loose ends portend a sequel? More troublemaking and bigotry? Perhaps Sandford will take up yoga. Now that might spark some inspired storytelling. (Graphic fiction. 10-16)"
Soccer (aka, to most of the world, football) at its apex is a beautiful game, but despite its title, in Quinn's story readers get a lot more dirty play, errant behavior, and hooliganism. Read full book review >
THE BEATLES by Jason Quinn
Released: Feb. 7, 2017

"A lively and informal look at the young Beatles. (Beatles facts) (Graphic biography. 10-14)"
This introduction to the Beatles during their formative years in the late 1950s and early '60s reveals their struggle to reach "the toppermost of the poppermost" of the rock-music world. Read full book review >
WORLD WAR ONE by Alan Cowsill
Released: May 20, 2014

"Brutally explicit visuals add immediacy to a serviceable but not exceptional historical overview. (maps, sheet music) (Graphic fiction/nonfiction hybrid. 11-14)"
Graphic in both senses, a history of the War to End All Wars with a fictional overlay. Read full book review >
IN DEFENSE OF THE REALM by Sanjay Deshpande
Released: June 14, 2011

"Despite occasional action sequences and all the skin, readers will be yawning. (Graphic info-novel. 11-13)"
An info-comic wrapped in a sketchy, overloaded plotline, this historical tale chronicles a fictional clash between the ancient Indus Valley kingdoms and an invading army of Akkadians. Read full book review >