Kendra N. Bryant

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I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

• <b>Author:</b> Maya Angelou & Oprah Winfrey<p>Here is a book as joyous and painful, as mysterious and memorable, as childhood itself. <i>I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings</i> captures the longing of lonely children, the brute insult of bigotry, and the wonder of words that can make the world right. Maya Angelou’s …

A Million Little Pieces

• <b>Author:</b> James Frey<p>A story of drug and alcohol abuse and rehabilitation as it has never been told before. Recounted in visceral, kinetic prose, and crafted with a forthrightness that rejects piety, cynicism, and self-pity, it brings us face-to-face with a provocative new understanding of the nature …

The Other Wes Moore

• <b>Author:</b> Wes Moore<p>BONUS: This edition contains a new afterword and a <i>The Other Wes Moore</i> discussion guide.<p><b>The chilling truth is that his story could have been mine. The tragedy is that my story could have been his.</b><p>Two kids named Wes Moore were born blocks apart within a year of each other. Both grew …

Seeking Allah, Finding Jesus

• <b>Author:</b> Nabeel Qureshi<p>An Unexpected Journey from Islam to Christianity<p>In Seeking Allah, Finding Jesus, Nabeel Qureshi describes his dramatic journey from Islam to Christianity, complete with friendships, investigations, and supernatural dreams along the way.<p>Providing an intimate window into a …

A Long Way Gone

• <b>Author:</b> Ishmael Beah<p><i>My new friends have begun to suspect I haven't told them the full story of my life.</i><i><br>"Why did you leave Sierra Leone?"</i><i><br>"Because there is a war."</i><i><br>"You mean, you saw people running around with guns and shooting each other?"</i><i><br>"Yes, all the time."</i><i><br>"Cool."</i><i><br>I smile a little.</i><i><br>"You should tell</i> …

Orange is the New Black

• <b>Author:</b> Piper Kerman<p><b>NOW A NETFLIX ORIGINAL SERIES • #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER</b> <br>With a career, a boyfriend, and a loving family, Piper Kerman barely resembles the reckless young woman who delivered a suitcase of drug money ten years before. But that past has caught up with her. Convicted and …

The Color of Water

• <b>Author:</b> James McBride<p>The <i>New York Times</i>bestselling story from the author of <i>The Good Lord Bird</i>, winner of the 2013 National Book Award for Fiction.<p>Who is Ruth McBride Jordan? A self-declared "light-skinned" woman evasive about her ethnicity, yet steadfast in her love for her twelve black children. …

This Voice in My Heart

• <b>Author:</b> Gilbert Tuhabonye & Gary Brozek<p>Gilbert Tuhabonye is a survivor. More than ten years ago, he lay buried under a pile of burning bodies. The centuries–old battle between Hutu and Tutsi tribes had come to Gilbert's school. Fueled by hatred, the Hutus forced more than a hundred Tutsi children …

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