A Summer of Discovery: Must-Reads

Our summer reading list is a celebration of individuals, ideas, and moments in history that changed the way we think about the world. Subscribe to our monthly e-news for a chance to win a selection of these award-winning works.

For more recommendations, view books that have recently garnered awards and “best of” praise.

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Jacket, In Mrs. Tully’s Room: A Childcare Portrait by Vivian Gussin Paley, Harvard University Press

Remembering Vivian Gussin Paley

Renowned educator and author Vivian Gussin Paley died recently. Her former editor at Harvard University Press, Elizabeth Knoll, looks back on her life and work, which emphasized storytelling as an important tool in children’s learning. Vivian Gussin Paley was a small, gray-haired schoolteacher

‘manifold glories of classical Greek and Latin’

The digital Loeb Classical Library (loebclassics.com) extends the founding mission of James Loeb with an interconnected, fully searchable, perpetually growing virtual library of all that is important in Greek and Latin literature.