The Oakland Raiders teamed up with the West Oakland Youth Center and First Book, a nonprofit that gives books to children in low-income neighborhoods, to bring free books to children during their "Rush to Read"...
After years of hard work and numerous volunteer hours, the East Bay Children's Book Project will be temporarily closing down after losing their lease.
Denmark Gatewood had a captive audience. On Saturday, he sat on a small stage reading children’s books filled with stories about Black children, written by Black authors to a group of mostly Black children and...
Oakland and Berkeley Public Libraries co-hosted Dioram-Off, a book-themed diorama competition, at Actual Cafe in North Oakland on Wednesday.
Pico Iyer, the travel writer and a decades-long acquaintance of the current Dalai Lama, has a new book about his old friend.
Deep Oakland project's Stephanie Young reads her poetry at Studio One on April 3.
Welcome to a recurring feature here at the Reading Room, The Department of Broken Spines.