DNF Review: Democracy in Black

Democracy in Black: How Race Still Enslaves the American Soul Eddie S Glaude Jr.   Synopsis "A powerful polemic on the state of black America that savages the idea of a post-racial society America’s great promise of equality has always rung hollow in the ears of African Americans. But today the situation has grown even … Continue reading DNF Review: Democracy in Black

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Review: How to Pack

How to Pack: Travel Smart for Any Trip Hitha Palepu Synopsis "It's time to pack perfect. Every trip, every time. Your journey starts here. When you travel, the journey is just as important as the destination--and packing is the first step. In How to Pack, Hitha Palepu, a former consultant who has traveled more than … Continue reading Review: How to Pack

Review: Tune In

Tune In: The Beatles: All These Years Mark Lewisohn The Beatles: All These Years #1 Synopsis "Now in paperback, Tune In is the New York Times bestseller by the world’s leading Beatles authority – the first volume in a groundbreaking trilogy about the band that revolutionized music. The Beatles have been in our lives for … Continue reading Review: Tune In

Rad Women Worldwide

Rad Women Worldwide Kate Schatz "From the authors of the New York Times bestselling book Rad American Women A-Z, comes a bold new collection of 40 biographical profiles, each accompanied by a striking illustrated portrait, showcasing extraordinary women from around the world. In Rad Women Worldwide, writer Kate Schatz and artist Miriam Klein Stahl tell … Continue reading Rad Women Worldwide

You’re Saying It Wrong

You're Saying It Wrong Ross Petras and Kathryn Petras "For word nerds and grammar geeks, an illustrated guide to the most commonly mispronounced words, along with their correct pronunciations and pithy forays into their fascinating etymologies and histories of use and misuse. With wit and good humor, this handy little book not only saves us … Continue reading You’re Saying It Wrong

The Night Voyage

The Night Voyage: A Magical Adventure and Coloring Book Daria Song "This third adult coloring book in Daria Song's Time series follows the little girl on a new nighttime adventure when the conductor of her toy train comes to life and helps her distribute gifts across the world. The Night Voyage is an evocatively illustrated … Continue reading The Night Voyage

All Under Heaven

All Under Heaven Carolyn Phillips "A comprehensive, contemporary portrait of China's culinary landscape and the geography and history that has shaped it, with more than 300 recipes. Vaulting from ancient taverns near the Yangtze River to banquet halls in modern Taipei, All Under Heaven is the first cookbook in English to examine all 35 cuisines of … Continue reading All Under Heaven