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Featured: Black Interest

Prospero’s Daughter

The reissue of Elizabeth Nunez’s captivating novel Prospero’s Daughter, a brilliantly conceived retelling of Shakespeare’s The Tempest.

Not for Everyday Use

A riveting memoir in which Nunez comes to grips with her mother’s passing and her parents’ ambition for their children.

Abstraktion und Einfühlung

Percival Everett enriches the ranks of Chris Abani’s acclaimed Black Goat poetry series.

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Upcoming Events

Nelson George – Barnes & Noble, Howard University

10/21/17, 12:00pm

Nelson George will be at the Howard University Barnes & Noble.

Eric Morse — Storytime, [Words] Bookstore, Maplewood, NJ

10/21/17, 11:00am

Eric Morse will be doing a storytime event at [words] bookstore for What is Hip-Hop?

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