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Tim Wise on White Privilege
In this spellbinding lecture, delivered at Mt. Holyoke College in October 2007, Tim Wise, author of White Like Me: Reflections on Race From a Privileged Son offers...
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From Publishers Weekly Starred Review. Spiegelman, the ideal editor for the Wall Street entry in Akashic's noir anthology series, assembles a stellar cast of 17...
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A Pocket Can Have a Treasure in It
The farm is the perfect place for a little girl's playful - and sometimes surprising - observations of the things found "inside" other things. With...
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Featuring stories by Aimee Bender, Aaron Garretson and Thomas Cooper, non-fiction by Benjamin Percy, an interview with Amanda Lear, poetry by Robin Beth Schaer and...
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The Silver Ship and the Sea
Six genetically enhanced children are stranded  as spoils of war on a world that detests genetic manipulation.
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The first interstellar sharship flees an increasingly strange Earth, and is marooned at the wrong solar system.  In order to manufacture the fuel needed to escape...
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Four Summers Waiting
 A Civil War epic that emerges as a love story. This debut novel describes a young woman's determination to help causes she believes in. Caught up in events of a...
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Very sensitive, the subject of feminism to me. Mostly because it's so misunderstood, when in fact it was founded as a means to achieve basic citizenship rights,...
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Those seeking a series of clever tips for cultivating spiritual growth overnight will not want to delve into this deceptively simple meditation on the Quaker custom...
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For centuries, Quakers have taught that when we are silent, God grants us insights, guidance, and spiritual understanding that is different from what we might...
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Sexy , Romantic poetry book that excites, entertains, educates, and enlightens.  Men and women are compared to colors. Comes with neo-soul, jazzy, hip-hop CD.
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Following up Finn—his much-heralded and prize-winning debut whose voice evoked "the mythic styles of his literary predecessors...William Faulkner, Toni Morrison,...
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Sometimes You Get What You Want
Sometimes you get what you want. Sometimes you don’t. This is a book about those times.
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Between 1917 and 1941, Hollywood film studios, gossipcolumnists, and novelists featured an unprecedented numberof homosexuals, cross-dressers, and adulterers in...
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A Travel Adventure Novel chronicling the three-month journey home from Brasil to the United States.The circuitous route through twelve countries in South America...
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Suzanne Frischkorn is a fierce and fearless poet, In Girl on a Bridge, she first upends our dainty notions of girlhood and then leads us into the wilderness of...
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L’examen des médiations à l’œuvre entre la construction des curriculums scolaires et les pratiques des acteurs en contexte constitue un enjeu majeur pour la...
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Actes des 9e rencontres des chercheurs en didactique de la littérature, cet ouvrage étudie la place et la fonction de la littérature dans la formation des élèves,...
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