A young black man is killed in Mississippi, and a modern civil rights movement begins. Fourteen-year-old Emmett Till was tortured and murdered on Aug. 28, 1955 in the cotton hamlet of Money, Miss. for whistling at a white woman. The two men who killed him never spent a day in prison But Rosa Parks of […]
Can you imagine being a top, young scientist headed for academic excellence and then having your entire world turned upside down by people who don’t know or care about you? I love true stories about brave people and Judyth Vary Baker’s Me and Lee is one of the best such books I’ve read. Her intimate […]
Please eIn Sicily, 1935 a four-year child walks away from her loving family, her mother, her sister and an infant brother, with a great-aunt for a vacation. She spends the next eight years of her life absent from their lives. It was not an abduction nor was it an adoption. Tina lives in a one-room […]
Given Away, A Sicilian Upbringing – Kindle edition by Marianna Randazzo. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Given Away, A Sicilian Upbringing.
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The Dad I Never Knew, A War Orphan’s Search For Inner Healing [Bruce Brodowski] on Amazon.com. *FREE* super saver shipping on qualifying offers. A story of a couple’s love that reaches across an ocean’s divide and torn apart by war. It was agony for her to be away from him. The war was tearing them apart. […]
Author Shirley L. Slaughter wrote this book title because the history had been wiped out with the merger of this church with another local church and it was too important to be shoved under a shelf. It is a narrative history of a black catholic community in the city of Detroit that is still struggling […]
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