Books

Jerry Craft’s ‘New Kid’ is a fun story with compelling art
“New Kid” by Jerry Craft hit the shelves last Feb., yet the buzz about this graphic novel has yet to die down. It could be…
6 months ago • By
‘The Scholar Denied’ takes a profound and beautiful look at Du Bois
W.E.B. Du Bois is a celebrated academic today for his work. Notably, Du Bois performed research at University of Pennsylvania leading to his landmark study…
7 months ago • By
Beach reads for your ‘summer vacation’
The best way to spend a hot, lazy summer day is to bring a stack of books to the beach and just hash them out.…
1 year ago • By
Michelle Obama visits Philadelphia on book tour
Former First Lady Michelle Obama visited Philadelphia Nov. 27 as part of her national book tour. The tour, billed as a series of “intimate conversations,”…
2 years ago • By
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