Picture books, chapter books, and middle grade: 25 excellent children's books for African American History month!
What texts caused Martin Luther to break with the Catholic Church and begin the world-changing Protestant Reformation?
Meet the Women’s National Book Association, created in 1917!
Fiction and nonfiction about the historical witch trials of Salem, Massachusetts
Melding fact and fiction, Stott's GHOSTWALK entangles us in not just paranoid conspiracies but also the messy, thorny silk skein of the human heart.
Fascinating vintage eye candy for library lovers--from Farm Security Administration!
The American Writers Museum, located in downtown Chicago, is a fully modern, incredibly interactive, playground for writers and the people who love them.
Scurvy! Yellow fever! Rabies! Must-read works of fiction and nonfiction about the history of medicine.
"The End" is never really the end.
Books about four women who were warned, who were given an explanation, and who still persisted.
Sarah Nicolas discusses the historical women she'd like to see more books written about, based on Mackenzi Lee's Bygone Badass Broads Twitter Series.
Think-piece might be a new term but articles worrying about the state of American literary taste are as old as the country itself. Here are some awesome old examples.
100 women's history titles for your bookshelf.
Gene Luen Yang has an uncanny and amazing ability to breathe life into history with books like BOXERS AND SAINTS and THE SHADOW HERO.