Saturday, August 23, 2014
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Books

This beautifully designed book would shine brightly in any gallery, bookshop - or in the hands of any Philadelphian.
 
Debut novel mines Jewish mysticism
When Andrew Meredith was 14, his dad did something he shouldn't have done. We don't ever really find out what, just that it had to do with the female students at La Salle University, where he taught English.
 
Soulja Boy threatens to kill Philly rapper
NEW YORK - He is 86, his eyesight is failing, and much of his recent work reads like a man saying good-bye.
Roxane Gay's star has been rising recently, and if she's not yet an Important Writer, she's certainly One to Watch. This year, her novel An Untamed State was published to seemingly universal critical acclaim.
 
A gripping tale of race, class and justice