The Hate U Give (The Hate U Give, #1)

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Little Fires Everywhere

Little Fires EverywhereFrom the bestselling author of Everything I Never Told You, a riveting novel that traces the intertwined fates of the picture perfect Richardson family and the enigmatic mother and daughter who upend their lives n nIn Shaker Heights, a placid, progressive suburb of Cleveland, everything is planned f

Between the World and Me

Between the World and MeThis is your country, this is your world, this is your body, and you must find some way to live within the all of it In a profound work that pivots from the biggest questions about American history and ideals to the most intimate concerns of a father for his son, Ta Nehisi Coates offers a powerfu

Whoever You Are

Whoever You AreEvery day all over the world, children are laughing and crying, playing and learning, eating and sleeping They may not look the same They may not speak the same language Their lives may be quite different But inside, they are all alike Stirring words and bold paintings weave their way around ou

The Colors of Us

The Colors of UsA positive and affirming look at skin color, from an artist s perspective n nSeven year old Lena is going to paint a picture of herself She wants to use brown paint for her skin But when she and her mother take a walk through the neighborhood, Lena learns that brown comes in many different shades n

Ethnicity, Inc.

Ethnicity, Inc.In Ethnicity, Inc anthropologists John L and Jean Comaroff analyze a new moment in the history of human identity its rampant commodification Through a wide ranging exploration of the changing relationship between culture and the market, they address a pressing question Wherein lies the future o

The House on Mango Street

The House on Mango StreetAcclaimed by critics, beloved by readers of all ages, taught everywhere from inner city grade schools to universities across the country, and translated all over the world, The House on Mango Street is the remarkable story of Esperanza Cordero n nTold in a series of vignettes sometimes heartbreaki

Up from Slavery

Up from SlaveryBooker T Washington, the most recognized national leader, orator and educator, emerged from slavery in the deep south, to work for the betterment of African Americans in the post Reconstruction period n n Up From Slavery is an autobiography of Booker T Washington s life and work, which has been t

Crazy Rich Asians (Crazy Rich Asians, #1)

Crazy Rich Asians (Crazy Rich Asians, #1)Crazy Rich Asians is the outrageously funny debut novel about three super rich, pedigreed Chinese families and the gossip, backbiting, and scheming that occurs when the heir to one of the most massive fortunes in Asia brings home his ABC American born Chinese girlfriend to the wedding of the seaso