Former President Barack Obama was born 60 years ago today! To celebrate his birthday, we’re bringing you some of his best quotes!
Today is a big day! Inauguration speaks to the beginning of new leadership and new changes. Former Vice President, Joe Biden, is becoming our nations forty-sixth president this afternoon, and this shift comes right at a time where many need to see change most. In celebration of the presidential baton changing hands, here is a list of seven books by, about and including our nation’s next president.
Michelle Obama, first lady of the United States, mother, and recently author, celebrates her 57th birthday today. Throughout her career, she’s worked tirelessly for education, children, and people of color. Michelle’s memoir, Becoming, was released in 2018 and was immediately a hit, selling 14 million copies in the first week of publication. Further than the book’s success, her tour for the work was filmed and made into a documentary for Netflix, which also received much critical acclaim. All of this work is to make sure her and the story of future African American women is told. Like she says in …
I think we can all agree that 2020 was nothing but news. Books and the publishing industries were no exception to this. Some news were great, some of them bad, some others were just unexpected. If you missed any of them on the whirlwind that was 2020, here is a quick recap of the biggest literary news of the year.