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The Lost Treasures of R&B: A D Hunter Mystery

D Hunter, bodyguard-turned-PI, is back, investigating a murder that lures him into the heart of rhythm-and-blues history.


The death of a Jamaican man’s father raises questions about the father’s political endeavors, and about the plight of 1980s Jamaica.

Bronx Biannual Issue No. 2: The Literary Journal of Urbane Urban Literature

The second issue of the groundbreaking new literary journal.

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Upcoming Events

Wyomia Tyus — Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ

10/23/18, 6:30pm

Wyomia Tyus presents Tigerbelle at an event sponsored by the Global Sport Institute and the Center for the Study of Race and Democracy at Arizona State University—”Raising a Fist to Taking a Knee.” Full program details [here].

131 Different Things — The Bindery, San Francisco, CA

10/23/18, 7:30pm

The San Francisco launch event for 131 Different Things with Nick Zinner, Zachary Lipez, and Stacy Wakefield. The Bindery is the offsite events space for The Booksmith, located at 1727 Haight Street.

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