Passing And The Fictions Of Identity

Author by: Elaine K. Ginsberg
Genre: Literary Criticism
Publisher by: Duke University Press
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ISBN-10: 0822317648
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I knew I wasn't bad- looking and that I could 'pass.' "— Larsen, Passing \/ ella
Larsen's heroines all want to "pass." Furthermore, as the t_/ F above quotation
indicates, "passing" is more than just a racial strategy: it is a strategy "to be a
person. Continue Reading...

The Princess Bride

Author by: William Goldman
Genre: Fiction
Publisher by: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
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ISBN-10: 9780544173767
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A tale of true love and high adventure, pirates, princesses, giants, miracles, fencing, and a frightening assortment of wild beasts. Continue Reading...

The Origin Of Species

Author by: Charles Darwin
Genre: Evolution
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ISBN-10: UVA:X006136857
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First published in 1859, this landmark book on evolutionary biology was not the first to deal with the subject, but it went on to become a sensation—and a controversial one for many religious people who could not reconcile Darwin’s ... Continue Reading...

Sycamore Row

Author by: John Grisham
Genre: Fiction
Publisher by: Dell
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ISBN-10: 9780345543240
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When a wealthy man hangs himself and leaves his fortune to his black maid, Jake Brigance finds himself embroiled in a controversial trial that will expose old racial tensions and force Ford County to confront its tortured history. Continue Reading...

The Wish

Author by: Gail Carson Levine
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Publisher by: Harper Collins
File Read: 256
ISBN-10: 9780062253590
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From Gail Carson Levine, author of the Newbery Honor book Ella Enchanted, this modern-day fairy tale shows a very real girl in a very unusual predicament, and along the way it reveals some painful truths about whether or not we really want ... Continue Reading...

Golf Is Not A Game Of Perfect

Author by: Dr. Bob Rotella
Genre: Sports & Recreation
Publisher by: Simon and Schuster
File Read: 320
ISBN-10: 9781471104589
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In this extraordinary book, and with his clients, he creates an attitude and a mindset about all aspects of the golfer's game, from mental preparation to competition. Continue Reading...

The Pillars Of The Earth

Author by: Ken Follett
Genre: Fiction
Publisher by: Penguin
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ISBN-10: 9781101442197
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A spellbinding epic tale of ambition, anarchy, and absolute power set against the sprawling medieval canvas of twelfth-century England, this is Ken Follett’s historical masterpiece. Continue Reading...