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A seminal Jones/Baraka literary land mine that launches AkashiClassics: Renegade Reprint Series.

Hadriana in All My Dreams

Legendary Haitian author Depestre combines magic, fantasy, eroticism, and delirious humor to explore universal questions of race and sexuality.

Every Boy Should Have a Man

Echoing Jonathan Swift, Preston L. Allen breaks new ground with a novel that is part allegory, part fantasy.

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Bernice L. McFadden — Go On Girl! Book Club’s 27th Annual Author Awards Gala, Ft. Lauderdale, FL

6/1/19

Bernice L. McFadden will be honored as Go On Girl! Book Club’s 2018 Author of the Year for The Book of Harlan at the 27th Annual Author Awards Gala. Specific time TBA.

Houston Noir — Clear Lake City-County Freeman Branch Library, Houston, TX

6/5/19, 6:30pm

Gwendolyn Zepeda presents Houston Noir at the Clear-Lake City-County Freeman Branch Library with Stephanie Jaye Evans and Larry Watts.

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