New book explores Michelangelo’s last great challenge, building St. Peter’s Basilica

Just when Michelangelo was considering retirement, he was asked to help oversee construction of St. Peter's Basilica and helped create one of the world's great architectural masterpieces.

Browse titles from Washington University’s faculty and alumni. Thoughtful. Diverse. Well researched. These books might just make it to your shelf, nightstand or coffee table.

Apartment

A Novel

Award Winner

You be You!

The Kid's Guide to Gender, Sexuality and Family

City on the Line

How Baltimore Transformed Its Budget to Beat the Great Recession and Deliver Outcomes