Authors

The Doctor Is Out

Local doctor knows how to get your blood pumping

Carroll - The Doctor is Out, Dr. Peter Kowey

Movies

'Black Panther' is a temporary moment of escapism for Black America

Black Panther

Books

Here is 'Bingo Love,' the black, queer romantic graphic novella

Bingo Love

Michael Wolff

Opinions run rampant over Michael Wolff’s ‘Fire and Fury,’ despite many having never read it

Carroll - Michael Wolff Fire and Fury at the Free Library of Philadelphia

Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton returns to Philly to talk election, her book and the way forward

Carroll - Hillary Clinton Book Tour Academy of Music

Poetry

Ntozake Shange coming to Free Library of Philadelphia

Authors

In 'Desperate Hours,' 'Star Trek' author melds new and old

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Authors

Chuck Dixon is now the most prolific comic book writer of all time

Filmmaking

Underground filmmaker Nick Zedd says Americans are a bunch of cry babies

Nick Zedd

Books

Gabrielle Union to discuss memoir at Free Library of Philadelphia

Books

'Holding space for death': an excerpt

Holding Space

Media

Local satirist calls for The Onion to retract 'disturbing' articles on Las Vegas rampage

History

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

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Podcasts

New podcast tackles today's tough issues from a Baby Boomer mom's point of view

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Food & Drink

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

Shake Shack

Discussions

Caitlyn Jenner to talk 'Secrets of My Life' at Free Library

Education

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

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Performances

Theater show in cemetery features Edgar Allan Poe's twisted tales

Books

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

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Tours

Tour examines how the women in Edgar Allan Poe's life influenced his writing

Discussions

Pulitzer Prize winner coming to Free Library

All The Light We Cannot See

Events

Dickens Christmas Party to be held in local Victorian mansion

Opinions

Book Review: Maria Semple's 'Today Will Be Different' balances humor with heart

Carroll - Book Review Today Will Be Different

Preservation

Groundbreaking book inspires bus tour of the Pinelands

Carroll - John McPhee Book and The Pine Barrens

Events

Three best-selling authors coming to Philly in October

Events

Mutter Museum toasts Poe with morbid 'Masque' party

Mutter Museum

Books

Book Review: Blake Crouch's 'Dark Matter' thrills in any universe

Carroll - Book Review Dark Matter

Events

Revisit classic literature with three book events this fall

Books

Authors

Roving author reflects on her stay in Philly, future travels

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Events

Philly's zine scene will gather together at University City festival

Books

Book Review: Liane Moriarty makes you choose sides in 'Truly Madly Guilty'

Carroll - Book Review Truly Madly Guilty

Opinions

Book Review: Alexis M. Smith gets her hands dirty on ‘Marrow Island’

Carroll - Book Review Marrow Island

Opinions

Book Review: Hannah Pittard goes for the throat with 'Listen to Me'

Carroll - Book Review Listen to me

Events

Join in the month-long 2016 Celebration of Black Arts Festival

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Events

Join in these local Read Across America Day 2016 events

Lifestyle

Five for Friday: Author Charles Leadbeater

Charles Leadbeater

Lifestyle

Five for Friday: Author & leadership consultant Grace Killelea

Grace Killelea

Obituaries

'Hollywood Wives' novelist Jackie Collins dies of breast cancer at 77

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Bookstores

Six independent book shops to snag a summer beach read

Authors

Five for Friday: Brian Abrams

Brian Abrams

Real Estate

'The Great Gatsby' novelist's party estate listed at nearly $3.9M

F. Scott Fitzgerald House

Books

Dr. Seuss fans take a look, the late author has a new book!

Dr. Seuss