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abbi_g added a title to their In progress shelf Nov 14 2018
Determination meets dance in this memoir by the history-making ballerina. In this instant New York Times bestseller, Misty Copeland makes history, telling the story of her journey to become the first African-American principal ballerina at the...
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abbi_g made a comment Nov 10 2018
"A friend of mine recommended Tayari Jones' novel, Silver Sparrow to me; and I must say that I enjoyed this even more than I enjoyed her latest novel, An American Marriage. The characters in Silver Sparrow are so well-developed and gave this story ..." Permalink
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abbi_g moved a title to their Completed shelf Nov 10 2018
From the New York Times Bestselling Author of An American Marriage "A love story . . . Full of perverse wisdom and proud joy . . . Jones's skill for wry understatement never wavers." -- O: The Oprah Magazine " Silver Sparrow will break your...
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abbi_g made a comment Nov 09 2018
"As someone that grew up in Philly, one of Camden's neighboring cities, Darnell's stories about his neighborhood and school life were all too familiar. I didn't know of Darnell before but the synopsis of his memoir enticed me to read it. It's a sol..." Permalink
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abbi_g moved a title to their Completed shelf Nov 09 2018
"When Darnell L. Moore was fourteen years old, three boys from his neighborhood tried to set him on fire as he was walking home from school. Darnell was tall and awkward and constantly bullied for being gay. That afternoon, one of the boys doused...
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