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What is Magical Realism? 15 Essential Spell

15 spellbinding magical realism books With authors scattered all over the globe magical realism is one of literature's most diverse styles — and it's been going strong since the mid-20th century Maybe you're a longtime fan looking to expand beyond the classics or maybe you're totally new to its charms

Books on Pirate: 16 Essential Pirate Fantasy Novels

Jun 30 2017It's no surprise writers have incorporated these big brawling personalities into their fantasy worlds Pirates are engines of chaos and as such can help writers shake up their narratives and drive their protagonists to extremity If the protagonist is a pirate then more's the better Here are 16 essential books on pirates

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10 Award-Winning Books by Asian Authors You Should Read From brooding surrealist epics by the crafting hand of Murukami to dark noir thrillers between Manila and New York to political hot potatoes that consider the state of contemporary China this list of 10 award-winning books by Asian writers in the last 10 years is sure to have

The 15 Best Books for Real Estate Agents

Apr 14 2017Author entrepreneur and public speaker Tim Ferriss interviewed dozens of guests on his podcast and shares in this book what he learned about how their day-to-day actions contribute to their accomplishments 15 What Got You Here Won't Get You There: How Successful People Become Even More Successful by Marshall Goldsmith and Mark Reiter

30 Essential Mystery Authors

Home Books 30 Essential Mystery Authors Chandler made his detective fiction debut in the popular pulp magazine Black Mask and went on to write several novels and film adaptations Three-time Edgar Award-winner Donald Westlake wrote over 100 books He earned the Mystery Writers of America Grand Master title in 1993

Essential Children's Collection: Anthologies by

Jan 01 2006Essential Children's Collection: Anthologies My Black Me: A Beginning Book of Black Poetry New York: Dutton 1974/1994 Brenner Barbara Sylvia Vardell is a professor of children's literature at Texas Woman's University and author of Poetry Aloud Here and the acclaimed blog PoetryForChildren  Read More Poems

The 50 Most Influential Books Ever Written

Often regarded as the father of Black American Literature Richard Wright wrote Native Son as an attempt to demonstrate the harsh realities of being a black person in white America It was one of the earliest and most successful books to observe the racial divide in the country from the perspective of the minority and it highlighted black

African American Books for Teens (294 books)

Horizons wrote: Hannah wrote: I'm starting to get annoyed with black writers because none of the characters do anything other than be black and have problems Dressing up like a black kid with issues is the same a Well said Trying to find a book for a young preteen black child is

15 Black Creator

15 Black Creator-Owned Comics That Are Essential Reading CBR has featured Black writers and Black artists whose work you need to read While the creators and titles highlighted on those lists and this one are just the tip of the iceberg here is a selection of widely acclaimed and culturally significant creator-owned comic book titles from

The 15 Best Sales Books That All Salespeople Should Own

The 15 Best Sales Books That All Salespeople Should Own 15 The Sales Bible: The Ultimate Sales Resource by Jeffrey Gitomer With another favorite sales book Jeffrey Gitomer's The Sales Bible: The Ultimate Sales Resource has been just that the ultimate resource for thousands of sales professionals

15 Best Leadership Books Every Leader Must Read To Achieve

Feb 10 2020You don't have to read 52 books in a year but you do have to make time for more reading And when you do this list of the 15 best leadership books to read will inform and inspire you to become a great leader — they are categorized based on the 5 rules of leadership: Lead Yourself Understand True Leadership Communicate and Motivate Keep

Books on Pirate: 16 Essential Pirate Fantasy Novels

Jun 30 2017It's no surprise writers have incorporated these big brawling personalities into their fantasy worlds Pirates are engines of chaos and as such can help writers shake up their narratives and drive their protagonists to extremity If the protagonist is a pirate then more's the better Here are 16 essential books on pirates

What is Magical Realism? 15 Essential Spell

15 spellbinding magical realism books With authors scattered all over the globe magical realism is one of literature's most diverse styles — and it's been going strong since the mid-20th century Maybe you're a longtime fan looking to expand beyond the classics or maybe you're totally new to its charms

Amazon: Books

Books at Amazon The Amazon Books homepage helps you explore Earth's Biggest Bookstore without ever leaving the comfort of your couch Here you'll find current best sellers in books new releases in books deals in books Kindle eBooks Audible audiobooks and so much more

10 Important Contemporary Authors

Nov 19 2018Michael Tran/Getty Images Canadian author Margaret Atwood has numerous critically acclaimed novels to her credit Some of her best-selling titles are Oryx and Crake (2003) The Handmaid's Tale (1986) and The Blind Assassin (2000) She is best known for her feminist and dystopian political themes and her prolific output of work spans multiple genres including poetry

5 Essential Audre Lorde Books to Add to Your List

Aug 28 2020Every line here is essential—for activists for writers for all women If you're looking for a place to start engaging in Lorde's work this is it In our list of 100 life-changing LGBTQ books bestselling author Nicole Dennis-Benn wrote that Black Authors Share Their Fave Black-Owned Books Advertisement - Continue Reading Below

The 9 Best Leadership Books of 2020

May 27 2020A classic leadership book The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change was first published in 1990 and continues to be one of the bestselling business books — 10 million copies sold later The book is so influential it has inspired presidents CEOs and people of all occupations from around the world

15 Best Leadership Books Every Leader Must Read To Achieve

Feb 10 2020You don't have to read 52 books in a year but you do have to make time for more reading And when you do this list of the 15 best leadership books to read will inform and inspire you to become a great leader — they are categorized based on the 5 rules of leadership: Lead Yourself Understand True Leadership Communicate and Motivate Keep

44 Books by Black Authors to Read 2020

Feb 08 2019Thanks to the work of African American authors the world can better understand both the struggles and triumphs of Black people in America From wise artists like Maya Angelou to new voices like Marlon James and Kiley Reid and leaders like the Obamas we've gathered some of the all time best books by Black authors to add to your reading list

African American Books for Teens (294 books)

Horizons wrote: Hannah wrote: I'm starting to get annoyed with black writers because none of the characters do anything other than be black and have problems Dressing up like a black kid with issues is the same a Well said Trying to find a book for a young preteen black child is

Amazon: Books

Books at Amazon The Amazon Books homepage helps you explore Earth's Biggest Bookstore without ever leaving the comfort of your couch Here you'll find current best sellers in books new releases in books deals in books Kindle eBooks Audible audiobooks and so much more

100 Must Read Books: The Man's Essential Library

May 14 2008This book details the author's fateful ascent up Mt Everest in which eight other climbers were killed in a storm Perhaps the most inspiring story is that of one climber who was left for dead but awakened 12 hours after being abandoned and hiked back to camp in sub-zero weather

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10 Award-Winning Books by Asian Authors You Should Read From brooding surrealist epics by the crafting hand of Murukami to dark noir thrillers between Manila and New York to political hot potatoes that consider the state of contemporary China this list of 10 award-winning books by Asian writers in the last 10 years is sure to have

100 Must Read Books: The Man's Essential Library

May 14 2008This book details the author's fateful ascent up Mt Everest in which eight other climbers were killed in a storm Perhaps the most inspiring story is that of one climber who was left for dead but awakened 12 hours after being abandoned and hiked back to camp in sub-zero weather

African American Books: 20 Books That Every African

Earlier this month we brought you 50 Books That Every African American Should Read a comprehensive list of novels spanning across multiple genres authors and subjects In response readers shared their thoughts on what they enjoyed what they disagreed with and what books they believe should have been included

Black Lives Matter

This is a community curated list of books poems articles and blog posts that explore race not only in St Louis but America as a whole By no means a full comprehensive list here are a few to get you started on the trail of understanding what's happening Discuss a few of these books with us at our Black Lives Matter Reading Group You can find articles poems and other