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Confessions of a Video Vixen
3.05
Written with a shoddiness that defies the laws of imagination and gravity. I whipped through it in an hour and a half and promptly returned it to Barn...more
Dec 2006
Aug 07, 2007
 
Dust Tracks on a Road
4.06
It is very much situated in Hurston’s internal life which is vivid and magical. It is definitely a writer’s story. We get a distinct picture of the ge...more
Aug 2007
Aug 09, 2007
 
I Am Not Myself These Days
3.94
Superficial and snarkry. Small-minded and subtly racist. Decent writing though. Only read it because it was in my gift bag from the GLAAD Media Awards...more
Jul 10, 2008
Jul 10, 2008
 
Dear Senator: A Memoir by the Daughter of Strom Thurmond
3.76
Paints a surprisingly complex portrait of a man I always assumed hated black people.
Aug 2007
Aug 07, 2007
 
My Less Than Secret Life: A Diary, Fiction, Essays
3.94
None
Feb 10, 2010
Jan 21, 2010
 
Bone Black: Memories of Girlhood
4.09
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not set
Aug 07, 2007
 
Suits Me: The Double Life of Billy Tipton
3.60
None
Jun 2007
Aug 07, 2007
 
Black White & Jewish
3.72
None
Aug 2007
Aug 07, 2007
 
Two or Three Things I Know for Sure
4.07
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Aug 2007
Sep 05, 2007
 
Butterfly Boy: Memories of a Chicano Mariposa
3.98
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Jun 07, 2008
 
The Prisoner's Wife: A Memoir
3.96
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Jul 10, 2008
Jul 08, 2008
 
S/He
4.03
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Aug 2007
Aug 07, 2007
 
My Dangerous Desires: A Queer Girl Dreaming Her Way Home
4.09
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not set
Oct 27, 2008
 
Close to the Knives: A Memoir of Disintegration
4.41
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Jun 2007
Aug 07, 2007
 
I Love You More Than You Know
3.80
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not set
Jan 21, 2010
 
What's Not to Love?: The Adventures of a Mildly Perverted Young Writer
3.97
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not set
Jan 21, 2010
 
Cassette From My Ex: Stories and Soundtracks of Lost Loves
3.58
None
Apr 08, 2010
Feb 27, 2010
 
Girls Like Us: Fighting for a World Where Girls are Not for Sale, an Activist Finds Her Calling and Heals Herself
4.29
None
Jun 2012
Jul 12, 2012
 
Walking with the Wind: A Memoir of the Movement
4.39
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Jul 29, 2012
Jul 16, 2012
 
Ready for Revolution: The Life and Struggles of Stokely Carmichael (Kwame Ture)
4.30
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not set
Jul 29, 2012
 
Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal?
3.89
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Mar 18, 2013
Mar 18, 2013
 
Booky Wook 2: This Time it's Personal
3.40
None
Jul 13, 2014
Jul 31, 2014
 
Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness
3.93
None
Jul 31, 2014
Jul 31, 2014
 
A Taste of Power: A Black Woman's Story
4.25
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not set
Jul 31, 2014
 
Wounds of Passion: A Writing Life
4.18
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Aug 02, 2014
Aug 01, 2014
 
Guts: The Endless Follies and Tiny Triumphs of a Giant Disaster
3.81
None
Aug 30, 2014
Aug 30, 2014
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