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Second, You Are Really Nigerian: Fiction by JoAnn Stevelos

Fiction by JoAnn Stevelos Second, You Are Really Nigerian Maya One morning I woke up to find myself spooning Lana Jackson’s granddaughter—the beautiful, righteous, god-love-you-all, famous gospel...

Ghosts: Poetry by Raymond Luczak

Ghosts Greenwich Village 1989 This, a long time ago when the pox-scarred dead staggered like zombies, their eyes blackened with the purple of Kaposi’s sarcoma and their brows clotted with beads of...

There Were These Men: Poetry by Lynn Hoffman

there were these men, they were kind, they were mean they were fine as threads, they were thick as rope. some danced, some sang some were doctors, some...

Yesterdays and Tomorrows: Nonfiction by H.L. Sudler

Yesterdays and Tomorrows What have you learned from your life? What will you take with you when you die? Will it be all the lessons...

Guy Anthony

The Power of the Positive Guy Anthony Wakes People Up by Angela Leroux-Lindsey ‘Dear Little Guy: Being different won’t be such a bad thing in the future....

Clay

Clay Poems by David Groff Trio House Press Reviewed by Chuck Willman   When I received this book in the mail I began by reading the three “praise” paragraphs...

The Dream Team

The Dream Team Magic Johnson changed everything. He was that new rookie kid who took everyone by storm, and then made it onto the Dream...

Grand Central Noir

Grand Central Noir An Interview with Terrence P. McCauley by Chael Needle The constellations on the ceiling of Grand Central Terminal form a proscenium arch over...

Virus Hunt

Virus Hunt The Search for the Origin of HIV by Dorothy H. Crawford Oxford University Press Reviewed by Alina Oswald Truth is, tracking down the AIDS pandemic to its...

Two Boys Kissing

Two Boys Kissing by David Levithan Knopf Reviewed by Sera Rivers New York Times bestselling author David Levithan creates a vision for change with his latest young adult...

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