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Pleasantville by Attica Locke
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Loved this book! Read it aloud and we couldn't stop. We cancelled plans and read it in a long weekend.

Living characters, thrilling mystery and interesting true history of this affluent black community.
Strangers in Their Own Land by Arlie Russell Hochschild
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Black Like Us by Devon W. Carbado
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What a treasure chest! Thank you to the editors who compiled this anthology and gifted the world with one source for so many incredible pieces. I also learned so much from the introductions to the three chronological sections and the biographical inf ...more
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The Fire This Time by Jesmyn Ward
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Bad Feminist by Roxane Gay
Bad Feminist
by Roxane Gay (Goodreads Author)
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After some resistance (still grappling with my aversion to nonfiction), I gobbled up this book of essays. A lot of them break down a variety of pop culture from Sweet Valley High to The Help (one of my favorites). Unintended consequence of reading th ...more
Kat and 4 other people liked Kristy Lin Billuni's review of The Teahouse Fire:
The Teahouse Fire by Ellis Avery
"Here's a funny story about this book: it is long, and I am a slow reader. I had checked it out of the library, and when the due date approached, renewed it online. I do this a lot, but with this book, it happened three times.

And that’s how I lear..." Read more of this review »
Kat and 2 other people liked Kristy Lin Billuni's review of An Italian Wife:
An Italian Wife by Ann Hood
"Everything you read in the other reviews is true. It's confusing. It's a collection of character sketches. It has awkward, unexpected, and even out-of-place sexual situations.

I picked up this book because I loved Ann Hood’s The Obituary Writer so..." Read more of this review »
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Rising Strong by Brené Brown
Rising Strong
by Brené Brown (Goodreads Author)
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Just the concept of this book - if you have failed, you have been successful at being vulnerable, taking risks, and doing something hard - was a powerful re-framing of failure for me. I loved listening to Brene Brown reads the audiobook. Another revi ...more
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The Corrections by Jonathan Franzen
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I'm game for a dysfunctional family saga and this one dishes out plenty of entertaining bad behavior and even reaches beyond realism to add to the drama. Plenty to love-to-hate in this book.
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