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Black Elk, Lakota visionary - the Oglala holy man and Sioux tradition Black Elk, Lakota visionary - the Oglala holy man and Sioux tradition

May 21, 2018
For single mothers working as train conductors For single mothers working as train conductors

"Laura Esther Wolfson's literary debut draws on years of immersion in the Russian and French languages; struggles to gain a basic understanding of Judaism, its history, and her place in it; and her search for a form to hold the stories that emerge from what she has lived, observed, overheard, and misremembered. In "Proust at Rush Hour," when her lungs begin to collapse and fail, forcing her to give up an exciting and precarious existence as a globetrotting simultaneous interpreter, she seeks con

May 25, 2018
My brother Moochie - regaining dignity in the face of crime, poverty, and racism in the American South My brother Moochie - regaining dignity in the face of crime, poverty, and racism in the American South

A rare first-person account that combines a journalist’s skilled reporting with the raw emotion of a younger brother’s heartfelt testimony of what his family endured after his eldest brother killed a man and was sentenced to life in prison. At the age of nine, Issac J. Bailey saw his hero, his eldest brother, taken away in handcuffs, not to return from prison for thirty-two years. Bailey tells the story of their relationship and of his experience living in a family suffering from guilt and shame

May 25, 2018
No ashes in the fire - coming of age black and free in America No ashes in the fire - coming of age black and free in America

"When Darnell L. Moore was fourteen years old, three boys from his neighborhood tried to set him on fire as he was walking home from school. Darnell was tall and awkward and constantly bullied for being gay. That afternoon, one of the boys doused him with gasoline and tried lighting a match. It was too windy, and luckily Darnell's aunt arrived in time to grab Darnell and pull him to safety. It was not the last time he would face death. What happens to the black boys who come of age in neglected,

May 25, 2018
Operators and things - the inner life of a schizophrenic Operators and things - the inner life of a schizophrenic

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May 23, 2018
Young Hitler - the making of the Führer Young Hitler - the making of the Führer

A rigorous narrative analysis probes into the childhood, war experiences, and early political career of Adolf Hitler to assess how his defining years affected his rise to power.

May 26, 2018