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Life in Motion: An Unlikely Ballerina
Nov 2014
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Genre: Autobiography/Biography
Book Description:

This New York Times bestseller traces dancer Misty Copeland's journey from life in a shabby motel room shared with five other siblings to making history as the only African American soloist dancing with the prestigious American Ballet Theater.

 

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Maud Martha
Oct 2014
Author(s):
Genre: Classic
Book Description:

The only novel published by Pulitzer Prize winner Gwendolyn Brooks, Maud Martha portrays one woman's love for life despite its difficulties.

 

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Till The Well Runs Dry
Sep 2014
Author(s):
Genre: New Author
Book Description:

In 1943 Marcia Garcia, a 16 year old French, Portuguese, Spanish, black seamstress, captures the heart of Farouk Karam, an Indian policeman in Trinidad.  The novel traces their struggles and makes real the injustice people endured in the years leading up to the civil rights movement in both multicultural Trinidad and segregated America.

 

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Anybody's Daughter
Aug 2014
Author(s):
Genre: Novel/Popular Fiction
Book Description:

Author Pamela Samuels-Young takes readers deep inside the disturbing world of child sex trafficking.  When 13 year old Brianna Walker sneaks off to meet her Facebook boyfriend for the first time she is captured by a ring of drug dealers.  Her uncle Dre, a man with a criminal past, hatches a daring and devious plan to get her back.

 

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The Returned
Jul 2014
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Genre: Science Fiction/Fantasy
Book Description:

Elderly couple Harold and Lucille lost their eight-year old son in a tragic accident in 1966.  Almost 50 years later he returns still a young boy and  accompanied by a government agent.  All over the world the deceased are returning from the beyond creating chaos and confusion.  The Returned is the basis for the hit ABC series "Resurrection".

 

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