Books A Game of Character A Family Journey from Chicago's Southside to the Ivy League and Beyond by Craig Robinson, Mim Eichler Rivas and Marian Robinson Hardcover, 256 pages, Penguin Group USA, List Price: $26 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleA Game of CharacterSubtitleA Family Journey from Chicago's Southside to the Ivy League and BeyondAuthorCraig Robinson, Mim Eichler Rivas, et al Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon iBooks Independent Booksellers Book Summary A college basketball coach and the brother of First Lady Michelle Obama offers an inspirational memoir, celebrating the extraordinary family members and mentors, including President Barack Obama, who have shaped his life. Genres: Nonfiction Biography & Memoir Facebook Twitter Google+ Email NPR stories about A Game of Character What We're Reading What We're Reading, May 4-10 May 4, 2010 It's Jesus versus his evil twin (really) in Philip Pullman's newest. Fierce will and family love take the first lady's brother from the South Side to the Ivy League in a surprisingly affecting memoir. A big novel of a Big Love-style family, in The Lonely Polygamist. And Chelsea Handler goes off in Chelsea Chelsea Bang Bang.