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Her Blue Body
4.62
it was amazing
"mother says there are locked rooms inside all women; kitchen of lust,
bedroom of grief, bathroom of apathy.
sometimes, the men - they come with keys,
an
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not set
Dec 29, 2015
 
Look
4.30
it was amazing
It admittedly took me much too long to finish reading this collection of poetry because I kept reading and re-reading lines, nervous that I would miss ...more
Oct 03, 2016
Oct 03, 2016
 
Dreaming in Cuban
3.68
really liked it
I was recently given this book by a good friend and I admittedly took longer than I needed to in order to finish it. The sadness throughout the tale G ...more
not set
Nov 09, 2014
 
Teaching My Mother How to Give Birth
4.41
it was amazing
This is the poetry I've been waiting to read. Absolutely breathtaking in its rhythm, storytelling, political commentary, and foretelling.
not set
Oct 12, 2015
 
Breath, Eyes, Memory
3.86
liked it
the shipment into imix is coming this week...can't wait to read it!
Jun 08, 2008
May 06, 2008
 
Behind the Mountains
3.83
really liked it
a gift from milady!!!
not set
Jun 28, 2008
 
Manana Means Heaven
3.82
really liked it
I devoured this book because I thought it was a beautiful tribute to our city, Los Angeles in the 1940's, through a brown woman's eyes. Even moreso, t ...more
Sep 21, 2014
Sep 18, 2014
 
Citizen: An American Lyric
4.30
it was amazing
the entire first section is one big trigger. my favorite section was on serena williams. i would go to bed thinking about these pieces. i needed to re ...more
not set
Dec 16, 2015
 
A Wizard of Earthsea (Earthsea Cycle, #1)
3.99
really liked it
magnificent.
not set
Oct 28, 2015
 
Distant Star
3.90
it was amazing
Mesmerizing.
Apr 08, 2014
Apr 06, 2014
 
The Creation of Patriarchy
4.12
really liked it
"the creation of patriarchy" is profound. it's a really academic text, but if you can get through it, i promise that it will be among the most importa ...more
Feb 25, 2008
Jan 08, 2008
 
Love
3.71
really liked it
Haunting....Toni Morrison-style
not set
Jul 29, 2012
 
State of War
4.04
it was amazing
the language is beautiful and vivid, and the content is staunchly political. i loved it.
not set
Jun 10, 2008
 
In the Time of the Butterflies
4.13
it was amazing
re-reading in prep for the gabnet LA book club this month!
not set
Nov 13, 2007
 
The Blue Pages: A Directory of Companies Rated by Their Politics and Practices
3.50
it was amazing
i like to know where my money goes...
not set
Apr 28, 2008
 
The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism
4.22
really liked it
Gabnet LA Book Club selection for October!
Nov 17, 2008
Nov 13, 2007
 
The God of Small Things
3.91
really liked it
re-read for the gabnet book club!
not set
May 06, 2008
 
The Butter Battle Book
4.18
it was amazing
dr. seuss' take on war!
not set
Nov 20, 2007
 
Signs Preceding the End of the World
3.90
it was amazing
None
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May 24, 2017
 
Dante's Inferno; Adapted by Marcus Sanders
3.92
it was amazing
None
not set
Nov 15, 2007
 
Killing Rage: Ending Racism
4.26
liked it
None
not set
Nov 27, 2007
 
Everybody Was Kung Fu Fighting: Afro-Asian Connections and the Myth of Cultural Purity
3.93
it was amazing
None
not set
Nov 15, 2007
 
The Darker Nations: A People's History of the Third World
3.96
really liked it
None
not set
Nov 24, 2009
 
Between Two Fires: Intimate Writings on Life, Love, Food, and Flavor
3.47
liked it
None
Jan 26, 2009
Jun 16, 2008
 
The Walking Dead, Vol. 05: The Best Defense
4.30
really liked it
None
not set
Jan 08, 2012
 
The Walking Dead, Vol. 01: Days Gone Bye
4.30
liked it
None
not set
Jan 08, 2012
 
Vintage Cisneros
4.09
liked it
None
Jan 27, 2014
Nov 16, 2013
 
Love Poems
4.29
really liked it
None
not set
Jan 26, 2009
 
Digital Fortress
3.60
it was ok
None
not set
Nov 15, 2007
 
Of Mice and Men
3.84
really liked it
None
not set
Jun 04, 2008
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