12-09-2016  7:04 pm      •     
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Hill Harper is best known for his roles as an actor in the television cops drama CSI-NY and from…

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In his best-selling book, "The Lady, Her Lover, and Her Lord," Bishop T. D. Jakes examined a woman's most important relationships in life: with God, with her man, and with herself. In the smash hit "He-Motions," he turned his gaze to the hearts and minds of the other sex, offering both insight and empowerment to men and the women who love them.
Now, just in time for Mother's Day, Bishop Jakes brings us a book that celebrates motherhood and promises to be his most intensely personal book yet.

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Author Rebecca Walker's recent memoir, "Baby Love:    Choosing Motherhood After a Lifetime of Ambivalence, " tells the story of her pregnancy: not just the physical evolution, but also the emotional and intellectual transformation from ambivalence to certainty to unconditional love. It's the story of the birth of her son, as well as the tale of a generation — a wise, thought-provoking, and engaging memoir by a writer who has proven to be an important voice of her era.

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Narrated by gossip columnist Walter Winchell, "All the Stars Came Out That Night" a book by Kevin King, paints a vivid and moving portrait of Depression-era baseball—its raw joy and elegance but also its cursing, boozing, womanizing, and racism, and its odd relationships with bootleggers, racketeers, Hollywood stars, kidnappers, and even Dominican dictators.
The date was October 20, 1934, just days after Diz's Cardinals won the World Series....

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All board for Dreamland!  Hold on to your pillow because the Goodnight Train is taking…

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Teacher and best-selling novelist Sue Miller continues the tradition of identifying the best young…

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Teenagers and the law?  Aren't teenagers supposed to have the same rights and freedoms…

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Christopher Wilson's "Cotton" (Harcourt, $14) tells the tale of Lee Cotton, a…

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Americans" working lives are growing more precarious every day. Corporations slash employees"

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T. K. Owens

After purchasing an assisted living facility that specializes in the care of elderly mentally…

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