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Dodgers: a novel

DODGERS

by Bill Beverly

Crown Publishing | Apr 2016
Hardcover: 304 pages
ISBN: 9781101903735
Fiction/Crime/Coming-of-Age

Review Source: ARC trade paperback from First To Read and Crown Publishers in exchange for an unbiased review. 1,113 more words

Book Reviews

Film #267: Closet Monster (2015)

director: Stephen Dunn
language: English
length: 90 minutes
watched on: 9 Feb 2017

This was another big release of last year that I hadn’t seen – it’s been out in some film festivals and on DVD, and like… 684 more words

Films

Ben Burgess JR

BEN BURGESS JR

Genre: African American Fiction/Urban Fiction, Contemporary Fiction

Ben Burgess Jr is the author of the award-winning novels “Monster”, “Wounded”, “Love and Happiness”, and the new novel “ Daddy’s Girl.” He is an active performer of spoken word poetry. 794 more words

Romance

Review: Ellbogen - Fatma Aydemir

German twitter was full of mentions of Ellbogen, and since it’s not easy to find diverse books published in German, I knew I had to read it.  512 more words

#ownvoices

Light in the Clearing still glows

The Light in the Clearing begins with its narrator saying, “Once upon a time I owned a watermelon.”

From that magical opening, Barton Baynes escorts readers through his Adirondacks childhood. 235 more words

Romance

Dear Zindagi (2016)

STORY – 0
DIRECTOR – 0
ACTOR – 0
MUSIC – 1
CULT – 0

Verdict – 1/5

Pros –

1) Shah Rukh Khan as Dr. 54 more words

Movies

A Coming-of-age Story: Part 3 - Exploring

No faith meant no restrictions. At 18, I could do and say whatever I wanted.

I remember daring my friends to dare me to say fuck. 288 more words

Lifestyle