As Father’s Day approaches, we’ve been thinking of books we’d recommend to our own fathers. Here are five titles that share a deep interest in the world, or that tell the story of fatherhood itself, with all its memories and complexities and sometime revelations. If your father is anything like ours, we're sure he would take any of these books, find a quiet place to sit, and then read every word.
With the Super Bowl coming up this weekend, we share some books that examine the history of African-Americans in sports.
The integration of the Major Leagues pulled fans away from the once-thriving Negro Leagues.
In honor of opening day, an excerpt from Rob Ruck's Raceball: How the Major Leagues Colonized the Black and Latin Game.