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Fighting for Life

Native Son by Richard Wright is a Top 150 novel published in 1940. It is one of the most powerful novels I have ever read. This story about a 20-year-old African-American man named Bigger Thomas living in the slums on … Continue reading

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Home

Toni Morrison’s new book Home can be read in a matter of hours.  The book is short, but very powerful.  I have always loved Morrison’s work and this novel about an African-American veteran returning from the Korean War reinforced my … Continue reading

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