BOOK OF THE MONTH

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Bryan Washington

‘A superb book’ Max Porter, author of Lanny____________________________________Stories of a young man finding his place among family and community in Houston, from a powerful, emerging American voice.In the city of Houston – a sprawling, diverse microcosm of America – the son of a black mother and a Latino father is coming of age. He’s working at his family’s restaurant, weathering his brother’s blows, resenting his older sister’s absence. And discovering he likes boys.This boy and his family experience the tumult of living in the margins, the heartbreak of ghosts, and the braveries of the hum …

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5 Essential Books to Read for International Women’s Day (and every other day)

5 March 2019

We are getting close to the 8th of March which is not only a day celebration but also an occasion to talk about what we can do to create a fairer, more balanced world.  And we can’t think of a better way to reflect on our past, present and future than by immersing ourselves in a good book. In our roundup, we’ve included some contemporary reads and an educational, informative and important book: ‘Vagina a re-education’. A fierce rallying cry for women. All have the power to move, challenge, inspire and teach us about the sheer diversity of women’s experiences and the struggles we face. http://b …