Books on or about Asian Americans
Recommended Free Library books for learning strategies to prepare for the SAT and other entrance exams. Also, find resources to help you choose and pay for the right college.
Score your best on the SAT and other entrance exams.
Excellent titles you can find at the Free Library.
Japanese animated films and shows bring the manga style to vivid, dramatic life.
No superhero has spun a more irresistible web, drawing in new fans through popular films and books.
Classic comic books offer action and thrills as heroes and heroines battle evil forces. These selections were reviewed by Philadelphia teens.
Learn about the thrills and spills of the world's most dangerous pastimes.
Explore immigration issues of the United States from the founding of the country to the present day political debates. Immigration is also the theme of the 2007 One Book, One Philadelphia
literacy program - check out related workshops, performances, and discussions held at all of the Free Library's locations.
Staff Picks for Teens:
Our best of young adult books!
Books about clothes and looking good.
Fashion, makeup, and skin-care ideas to help you look your best.
The Color of Water:
The Color of Water- Booklist
The Hip Hop Generation:
You love the music, but how well do you really know hip hop? Start your education with these books from the Free Library.
The Price of a Child:
One Book, One Philadelphia 2003
The Things They Carried:
Our 2005 One Book, One Philadelphia selection.
Fantasy for kids and teens ages 10 to 14
Tween Folklore Fantasy:
Remember all those talking animals and disguised witches from when you were young? Try out some of these folklore-based fantasies.