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Pakersfield, Georgia, 1958: Thirteen-year-old Tangy Mae Quinn is the sixth of ten fatherless siblings. She is the darkest-skinned among them and therefore the ugliest in her mother, Rozelle’s, estimation, but she’s also...
11) Above the salt
An irresistible and sweeping love story that follows two Portuguese refugees who flee religious violence and reignite their budding romance in Civil-War America.
"Vaz's work is gorgeous at every level—singing sentences and pull-you-in plot. She is the real thing, an American treasure." —Tayari Jones, New York Times bestselling author of An American Marriage
John Alves, son of a famous Presbyterian
“Yes, Well-Read Black Girl is as good as it sounds. . . . [Glory Edim] gathers an all-star cast of contributors—among them Lynn Nottage, Jesmyn Ward, and Gabourey Sidibe.”—O:...
15) Wild Fires
A San Francisco Chronicle Best Book of the Year
Finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award
This memoir of one woman’s late-in-life career change is “a smart, funny and compelling case for going after your heart’s desires, no matter your age” (Essence)
Following her retirement from Princeton University,...
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