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Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates with Coffee

I don’t know that I am qualified to write a review on this powerful book. I am not the target audience but I may be the audience that most needs to read  115 more words

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Review: The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead

Friends, oh my god this book. It deserves all of the praise and all of the awards. And, it did win the National Book Award for Fiction! 598 more words

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Just Read: The Underground Railroad By Colson Whitehead - 2016 #NationalBookAward Winner @ColsonWhitehead

It goes without saying that going into reading The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead I had huge expectations. It was an Oprah pick, has received endless buzz in the bookish world since its publication in August 2016, and most recently was selected as the 2016… 2,044 more words

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The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead

The protagonist of this powerful book is Cora, a slave on a plantation in antebellum Georgia, whose experience encompasses the full range of horrors and indignities subsumed in that time and place. 516 more words

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WHITE NOISE - Don DeLillo (1985)

White Noise is a famous novel. It’s one of the prime examples of postmodern literature, and it’s the book that made Don DeLillo big. It won the National Book Award for Fiction in 1985 – Ursula Le Guin’s… 981 more words

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Lord of Misrule

Reading my way through Popsugar’s 2016 Book Challenge.

Category: A National Book Award Winner

Lord of Misrule –Jaimy Gordon (294)

Rating: ★★

Favorite Line: “A horseman of the old school, a gentleman who never forgot to dip down and stake you when he win. 516 more words

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The Canning Season - by Polly Horvath (2003)

Yesterday I got it in my head that I should find some books that my granddaughter might like to read. It didn’t take long to find online reading lists for 5th graders. 588 more words

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