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Cupcake Brown author of Piece of Cake. THIS WOMAN'S LIFE CHANGED MINE!! Read This Book!!

Cupcake Brown author of Piece of Cake. THIS WOMAN'S LIFE CHANGED MINE!! Read This Book!!

Books to read - After reading The Kite Runner I could hardly wait to get this book.  I've started it 3 times and just can't get into it.  Is it me?

Books to read - After reading The Kite Runner I could hardly wait to get this book. I've started it 3 times and just can't get into it. Is it me?

The Illiad    I read this in Greek History too, though I had read an abridged version of it a lot as an adolescent.  Greek culture is the best, I have to say!

The Illiad I read this in Greek History too, though I had read an abridged version of it a lot as an adolescent. Greek culture is the best, I have to say!

female camaraderie + beautiful language + strong women + African folklore + The South

female camaraderie + beautiful language + strong women + African folklore + The South

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Invitatin to a Beheading, Vladimir Nabokov. Ol' Vladdy describes this one as "a violin in a void. The worldling will deem it a trick. Old men will hurriedly turn from it to regional romances and the lives of public figures... The evil-minded will perceive in little Emmie a sister of little Lolita. But I know a few readers who will jump up, ruffling their hair."

Invitatin to a Beheading, Vladimir Nabokov. Ol' Vladdy describes this one as "a violin in a void. The worldling will deem it a trick. Old men will hurriedly turn from it to regional romances and the lives of public figures... The evil-minded will perceive in little Emmie a sister of little Lolita. But I know a few readers who will jump up, ruffling their hair."

This is the only book not written by Hurston herself that is endorsed by the Zora Neale Hurston Trust. The book offers vivid language and numerous passages that can serve as writing prompts or examples for students. It is an easy-to-read yet sophisticated chapter book for middle and high school students.

This is the only book not written by Hurston herself that is endorsed by the Zora Neale Hurston Trust. The book offers vivid language and numerous passages that can serve as writing prompts or examples for students. It is an easy-to-read yet sophisticated chapter book for middle and high school students.