The Required Reading Revisited Book Club is just one of the many great book clubs here at Book People. We focus on books considered "Required Reading" by most educational institutions, i.e. books you read (or were supposed to read) in school - either high school or university. Last month we discussed Mary Shelley's Frankenstein: Or, … Continue reading Required Reading Revisited Book Club!
~post by Bethany One of my resolutions for 2015 was to be more deliberate about my reading choices. Although this includes trying to read a significant number of books by non-white authors throughout the year, it’s fun to select monthly themes, and this month I’ve been sticking to works by African-Americans---all of which (so far) … Continue reading Books I’m Reading for Black History Month
Hand In Hand: Ten Black Men Who Changed America by Andrea Pinkney By exploring the profound impact these particular African American men have each had within ten different eras of American life (from the 18th century through the present), Andrea Pinkney provides young readers with a fascinating perspective on the broader topic of America … Continue reading Great Children’s Books to Celebrate Black History Month