Books

Life Stories

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Quadriplegic author: 'I will be out of this chair one day'

Entertainment

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Former FBI Director James Comey has book deal, publication set for next spring

Literature

John Updike

John Updike's Pennsylvania childhood home to become museum

Books

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2 new Harry Potter books set to be published in October

Sales

Beach reading

Pick up a beach read for cheap at pop-up book sale

Books

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Book of Michelle Obama photographs coming in October

Books

Obit Spencer Johnson

Dr. Spencer Johnson, author of self-help best-seller, dies

Family-Friendly

Fantastic Beasts

Bookstore to host free 'Fantastic Beasts' weekend

Harry Potter

J. K. Rowling

JK Rowling marks 20 years since Harry Potter appeared

Museums

Bloomsday

Rosenbach's annual Bloomsday celebration to include beer garden this year

Family-Friendly

Kid reading

Free Library of Philadelphia aims to make summer reading fun with Summer of Wonder series

Libraries

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Drag Queen Storytime set at Philly and Cherry Hill libraries

History

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Philly author's 'Lilli de Jong' is a new feminist classic for Trump-era America

Food & Drink

Shake Shack

Shake Shack to release first-ever cookbook with recipes for signature burgers, fries, shakes

Books

Kevin Hart coming to Philly to discuss new book 'I Can't Make This Up: Life Lessons'

Education

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New book by Philly-area author encourages girls to explore careers in STEM

Family-Friendly

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Families invited to Storybook Weekend at Sister Cities Park

Children's Books

Children's Books Against Islamophobia

GoFundMe aims to get books featuring Muslim children into Philadelphia schools

Celebrities

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WATCH: Kevin Hart dishes sage advice in audio preview of new book

Books

Jeffrey Stockbridge Kensington Blues

Book to give name and face to Kensington's drug crisis

Mobsters

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Mobster Ralph Natale's life story: Philly underworld calls BS on 'fake news'

Food & Drink

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Chefs from Pizzeria Beddia and South Philly Barbacoa will share recipes with public

Books

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Lauren Grodstein's 'Our Short History' is the novel America needs right now

Food & Drink

Alice in Wonderland

Celebrate your unbirthday at the Mad Hatter Whiskey Tea Party

Lifestyle

Constance L. Kirker and Mary Newman

Beyond the beauty of a delicate bloom on the plate

First Friday

“Coming home” by Leora Brecher

Gallery Gameplan: where to see what and when

Exhibits

'Cover Girls' book covers

Exhibit highlights book cover designs by female artists

Discussions

All The Light We Cannot See

Pulitzer Prize winner coming to Free Library

The Arts

Marley Dais activism guide

Marley Dias, local girl behind #1000BlackGirlBooks, writing activism guide for kids

Food & Drink

Dinner inspired by Marilyn Monroe movie to be served at one-night-only event

People

Tanya Wright

OITNB actress returns to her Poconos roots, dishes on new hair care line

Live Arts

Sex Tips

'Sex Tips for Straight Women from a Gay Man': this weekend on Broad

History

George Washington Slavery

How one of George Washington's slaves escaped in Philly

Performances

Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time play

Stage adaptation of One Book, One Philadelphia selection coming to Academy of Music

Family-Friendly

Kid reading

African American Children's Book Fair turns 25

Food and Drink

Madame Fromage

Philly's 'Madame Fromage' serves up more than cheese in her new book

First Friday

First Friday

Gallery Gameplan: War, impending doom, nudity and naps – not in that order

Photography

Jeffrey Stockbridge Kensington Blues

Kensington Blues: Photographer tells the stories of addicts on 'The Avenue'

Entertainment

El Wingador

Wings and a prayer: El Wingador’s long road to redemption

Education

School District of Philadelphia headquarters

Philadelphia School District gets major donation for influx of 80,000 books

Events

Harry Potter Yule Ball

Barnes & Noble to host free Harry Potter Yule Ball

Shopping

2016 Holiday Gift Guide

Holiday Gift Guide 2016: Philly gift ideas for novelties, books and toys

Events

Frog and Toad

'A Year With Frog and Toad' returns to the Arden Theatre for a third time

Books

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Book Review: ‘Ghostland’ explores a thoroughly haunted America

Events

Anna Kendrick's 'Scrappy Little Nobody' book tour kicks off in New Jersey

Events

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Selection for the 2017 One Book, One Philadelphia season announced

Books

Camille DeAngelis

Book Review: Local author offers 'Ego Management for Creative People'