Category Archives: Multicultural & Interracial

The Weight of Silence: Invisible Children of India by Shelley Seale

The Weight of Silence: Invisible Children of India Shelley Seale Dogs Eye View Press (2009) ISBN 9780980232370 Reviewed by Carol Hoyer, PhD, for Reader Views (9/09)   Although most readers know there are abandoned children and poverty all over the … Continue reading

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The Tuareg: Blue Man of Sahara by George DiGuido

The Tuareg: Blue Man of Sahara George DiGuido Netsource Distribution (2009) ISBN 9781587761577 Reviewed by Carol Hoyer, PhD, for Reader Views (5/09)   What an incredible read and history lesson to boot! The author’s descriptions of times, scenes and how … Continue reading

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Sufi Rapper: The Spiritual Journey of Abd al Malik by Abd al Malik

Sufi Rapper: The Spiritual Journey of Abd al Malik Abd al Malik Inner Traditions (2009) ISBN 9781594772788 Reviewed Irene Watson for Reader Views (7/09)   When I picked this book up for review I had no idea what I was … Continue reading

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Shakespeare Ashes: A Novel by Chris DeBrie

Shakespeare Ashes: A NovelChris DeBrieInfinity Publishing (2009)ISBN 9780741454492Reviewed by Carol Hoyer, PhD, for Reader Views (8/09)   Chris DeBrie has written a highly-entertaining, fast-paced book for readers. We follow the lives of four individuals through trials and tribulations of finding … Continue reading

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Pretty for a Black Girl!: Compliment or Insult? by Aisha Curry

Pretty for a Black Girl!: Compliment or Insult? Aisha Curry AuthorHouse (2009) ISBN 9781438954097 Reviewed by Deb Shunamon for Reader Views (12/09)   “Pretty for a Black Girl!: Compliment or Insult?” by Aisha Curry is a book for a select … Continue reading

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Our Lady of Victory: The Saga of an African-American Catholic Community by Shirley Harris Slaughter

Our Lady of Victory: The Saga of an African-American Catholic Community Shirley Harris Slaughter iUniverse (2008) ISBN 9780595434824 Reviewed by Carol Hoyer, PhD, for Reader Views (3/09)   This is one of the most compelling books I have had the … Continue reading

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At Home Abroad by Nancy Henderson-James

At Home Abroad Nancy Henderson-James Plain View Press (2009) ISBN 9780911051674 Reviewed by Olivera Baumgartner-Jackson for Reader Views (01/09)   Nancy Henderson-James had a childhood most of us could only imagine. Growing up in Portugal, Angola and Rhodesia as a … Continue reading

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