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Featured: Black Interest

Among the Bloodpeople: Politics & Flesh

Concerns with human rights, political oppression, sexuality, race, and Jamaican culture thematically connect these essays.

Getting It Right

Half-sisters Kara and Alex—one the biracial product of foster care, the other of dysfunctional privilege—struggle for redemption and forgiveness.

The Spring Thrills Digit

Excerpts from By the Balls: The Complete Collection by Jim Pascoe and Tom Fassbender, Heart of the Old Country by Tim McLoughlin, Southland by Nina Revoyr, and The Plot Against Hip Hop by Nelson George.

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J.L. Powers — Hicklebee’s, San Jose, CA

10/17/17, 7:00pm

J.L. Powers in conversation with Sharon Cameron, author of The Knowing.

J.L. Powers – Northern California Childrens Booksellers Alliance Reception, South San Francisco, CA

10/19/17, 2:45pm

Join J.L. Powers at the Childrens Author Reception at the Northern California Independent Booksellers Association 2017 Fall Discovery Show.

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