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When Values Collide with Business: Ethnicity in Children's Books

Jordan Lloyd Bookey | Posted 06.01.2014 | Books
Jordan Lloyd Bookey

Only 93 books published last year (less than three percent) featured black characters. The trend for other ethnicities fares no better.

9 Awesome Picture Books That Need Rescuing From Obscurity

Jay Bushara | Posted 06.03.2013 | Books
Jay Bushara

There are many good reasons you missed the latest literary wonder in this age of picture book plenty. It came from a tiny publishing outpost in Michig...

Cape Cod Swimmer Was Attacked By Great White Shark, Officials Say

AP | Posted 10.08.2012 | Green

BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts officials confirm it was a great white shark that attacked a swimmer off Cape Cod last week. The state Di...

Shark Attack Victim Released From Hospital

AP | LINDSEY ANDERSON | Posted 10.03.2012 | Green

BOSTON (AP) — Bandaged but able to walk, Christopher Myers left a hospital Friday in good spirits, even cracking jokes about the shark attack that p...

Shark Bite Victim Feels 'Quite Terrific'

AP | Posted 10.01.2012 | Green

BOSTON (AP) — The man experts think was bitten by a shark while swimming off a Cape Cod beach says he plans on sticking closer to shore from now on....