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Up from Slavery by Booker T. Washington
" Up from Slavery—or alternatively, Profitably Into Jim Crow—is not the inspirational tale of an ex-slave pulling himself up by his own bootstraps that many people (see Skylar Burris's unambiguously racist review) would have you believe, but rather... " Read more of this review »
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The Souls of Black Folk by W.E.B. Du Bois
The Souls of Black Folk
by W.E.B. Du Bois
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This book was very informative. By far the best book I've read on the history if the African-American condition. DuBois told a previous untold tale in magnificent prose. I loved his writing style! I feel like I learned more about myself and gained en...more
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The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
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This Is How You Lose Her by Junot Díaz
This Is How You Lose Her
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This book was skillfully written. The different perspectives at different time points in the authors life were interesting. Also, the lack of spiritual grounding or connection was an interestingly omitted theme. I love how the book demonstrated diffe...more
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