By Alumni

Layla and the Bots #2: Built for Speed

Book Cover for Layla and the Bots #2: Built for Speed, published by Scholastic

By Vicky Fang ’98. Scholastic Inc., August 2020. The problem-solving, creative rock band Layla and the Bots is back for a second adventure, helping a friend in a wheelchair to design a go-kart in time for the Blossom Valley race, in this new series for early readers. Continue reading »

Layla and the Bots #1: Happy Paws

Book cover for the scholastic early reader book Layla and the Bots.

By Vicky Fang ’98. Scholastic Inc., May 2020. In this first installment of a new series for early readers, Layla and the Bots, a rock band that uses problem-solving and creativity to build inventions, steps in to save a local amusement park in danger of shutting down.    … Continue reading »

The Intellectual Sword

Book cover for the Intellectual Sword

Co-authored by Daniel R. Coquillette ’66. Belknap Press: An Imprint of Harvard University Press, May 2020. By the late nineteenth century, Harvard Law School had transformed legal education and become the preeminent professional school in the nation. But in the early 1900s, HLS came… Continue reading »

Homer-Remington

Book cover for Homer-Remington

By Margaret C. Adler ’99 MA ’11, et al. Yale University Press, April 2020. Winslow Homer (1836–1910) and Frederic Remington (1861–1909) represent a distinct artistic strain of the American mythos: both were celebrated in their day as homegrown, self-taught artists whose work offered a… Continue reading »