February 2021

Review of “Girl A” by Abigail Dean

I am giving this book a 2.5-3 star review. I was not impressed with too much in this book. This book is about a group of siblings whose parents abused them as children. They were chained up and abused in what was called the “house of horrors” in the press. Read more

Review of “The Passage” by Justin Cronin

WOW! I feel so accomplished finishing this book (766 pages). I am giving this book a 4.5 star review. This book starts of with the world as we know it now. A man creates a virus which turns the subjects in immortal vampire like creatures. When the creatures escape, it Read more

Native American Authors/Book you should read

Authors: Sherman Alexie Leslie Marmon Silko Janet Campbell Hale Paula Gunn Allen Vine Deloria, Jr. N. Scott Momaday Duane Niatum Gerald Vizenor Louise Erdrich James Welch Barney Bush Joy Harjo Simon J. Ortiz nila northSun Charles Eastman John Joseph Mathews Diane Glancy Winona LaDuke Wendy Rose David Treuer Novels: There Read more

Super Bowl Sunday: American Football books

Fever Pitch by Nick Hornby The Blind Side by Micheal Lewis Never Ran, Never Will by Albert Samaha When Pride Still Mattered by David Maranis Friday Night LIghts by Buss Bissinger The Game: Harvard, Yale, and America in 1968 by George Howe Colt Paper Lion: Confessions of a Last-String Quarterback Read more

Influencial Authors: Black History Month

A list of authors that have inspired me! Langston HughesRichard WrightToni MorrisonZora Neale HurstonFredrick DouglassAlice WalkerW.E.B Du BoisRalph EllisonJames BaldwinAlex HaleyAmiri Barakabell hooksPhillis WheatleyLorraine HansberryNikki Giovanni Newer authors to read! They are definently worth picking up! Roxane GayOctavia ButlerThe ObamasGwendolyn BrooksTa-Nehisi CoatesJacqueline ThomasColson WhiteheadAngie ThomasIsabel Wilkerson These are authors that Read more

Toni Morrison’s complete list of work

Novels: The Bluest EyeSulaSong of SolomonTar BabyBelovedJazzParadiseLoveA MercyHomeGod Help the Child Children’s Books (with Slade Morrison) The Big BoxThe Book of Mean PeopleRemember: The Journey to School Intergration Who’s Got Game? The Ant or the Grasshopper?, The Lion or the Mouse?, Poppy or the Snake? Peeny Butter FudgeLittle Cloud and Read more