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“A new Longmire novel is always a welcome treat, and Daughter of the Morning Star is another slam-dunk.”
A powerful #ownvoices #livedexperience autobiographical picture book, Sharice’s Big Voice: A Native Kid Becomes a Congresswoman is the story, told in reverse chronological order, about how
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“This is a timely read for those looking to face life’s darkest truths and learn the lessons our ancestors want us to hear.”
In this latest novel by Chang-rae Lee, author of the riveting and sublime A Native Speaker and A Gesture Life, we see Tiller, a slacker-millennial, a college student who has moved
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For devoted series fiction readers, the release of a new volume by a favored author is cause for the Happy Dance all the way to the nearest bookstore, library, or e-tailer.
“Winter Counts is a notable debut by an author who clearly has many important and insightful things to say about life on the reservation.”
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“a description of life among the disenfranchised”
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“more than just a police procedural set in the Southwest, it’s a reading experience not to be missed. Anne Hillerman has reached a new level of storytelling . .
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“requires concentration, but the rewards are worth the effort. Highly recommended.”
It requires a degree of self-importance to presume to critique such a prolific writer as James Patterson.