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Iron Balloons: Hit Fiction From Jamaica’s Calabash Writer’s Workshop

Jamaica’s literary lion Colin Channer presents new fiction from the freshest young Jamaican authors and the Calabash International Literary Festival’s Extended Family.

The Warmest December

The long-awaited reissue of McFadden’s best-selling second novel praised by Toni Morrison, USA Today, Washington Post, and others—published simultaneously with McFadden’s new novel Gathering of Waters.

Praise Song for the Butterflies

A young Ghanaian woman must learn to love and trust again after experiencing the brutality of ritual servitude in West Africa.

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Upcoming Events

J.L. Powers – “Not Your Mother’s Book Club,” San Francisco, CA

10/26/17, 7:00pm

“Not Your Mother’s Book Club” proudly presents editor, blogger, and award-winning author J.L. Powers in celebration of Broken Circle.

Atlanta Noir – Barnes & Noble, Georgia Tech University

10/28/17, 4:00pm

Contributors John Holman, Tony Grooms, Alesia Parker, and Jennifer Harlow from Atlanta Noir will appear at the Barnes & Noble at Georgia Tech University.

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