Following up on their 2018 children’s book Princess and the Power of Melanin,
Anthony McBride M’99 and IUP doctoral candidate and adjunct professor Jeremy McCool have teamed up on a second, The Adventures of Darrius, the Hall Monitor, the story of an African American child who discovers his strength and gains self-confidence
while dealing with a bully.
In an early review, Jack Thomas D’90, Central State University president, praised the book as “engaging and captivating.” Jack is former president of Western Illinois University, where Anthony is an associate professor in the School of Law Enforcement
and Justice Administration and where Jeremy received his bachelor’s and master’s degrees.
The book will be available through major retailers.