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Representing the Race tells the story of an enduring paradox of American race relations through the prism of a collective biography of African American lawyers who worked in the era of segregation. Practicing the law and seeking justice for diverse clients, they confronted a tension between their racial identity as black men and women and their professional identity as lawyers.
A Best Book of the Year pick at TIME, The Washington Post, and O, the Oprah Magazine
"Makumbi’s prose is irresistible and poignant, with remarkable wit, heart and charm—poetic and nuanced, brilliant and sly, openhearted and cunning, balancing discordant truths in wise ruminations." —The New York Times Book Review
Sharp, lyrical poems celebrating the Black vernacular—its influence on pop culture, its necessity for familial survival, its rite in storytelling and in creating the safety found only within its intimacy
“Terrific . . . illuminates life in this country in a strikingly original way.”—Ron Charles, The Washington Post
Leading Every Moment
Each of us has the potential for a leadership moment. Reading this book will help you find yours." --Dr. Marty Linsky, faculty at Harvard Kennedy School & author of The Practice of Adaptive Leadership
#1 New Release in Business & Money Skills and Office Management
Bestselling author Rick Riordan presents the second book in the New York Times best-selling and award-winning Tristan Strong trilogy by Kwame Mbalia.$16.99ISBN: 9781368049177Availability: Here in MiamiPublished: Rick Riordan Presents - August 4th, 2020$16.95ISBN: 9781617758201Availability: Here in MiamiPublished: Akashic Books - August 4th, 2020
Addis Ababa is a sprawling melting pot of cultures where rich and poor live side by side in relative harmony--until they don't.$16.99ISBN: 9781612198798Availability: Here in MiamiPublished: Melville House - October 13th, 2020
Guns in America have a history. The violence they cause came about from a series of decisions. To reverse them there is a series of solutions. This is your guide to them.$16.99ISBN: 9781612198682Availability: Here in MiamiPublished: Melville House - November 10th, 2020
Winner of the 2019 Miami Book Fair/de Groot Prize, The Care of Strangers is a moving story about friendship set in a gritty Brooklyn hospital, where a young woman learns to take charge of her life by taking care of others.$15.00ISBN: 9780940821156Availability: Here in MiamiPublished: Hysterical Books - March 30th, 2020$24.99ISBN: 9781419746901Availability: AVAILABLE TO ORDER (Please allow 10-14 days for store pickup)Published: Harry N. Abrams - September 8th, 2020$17.00ISBN: 9781524763565Availability: AVAILABLE TO ORDER (Please allow 10-14 days for store pickup)Published: SJP for Hogarth - March 5th, 2019
AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NATIONAL BOOK AWARD “5 UNDER 35” NOMINEE • NEW YORK’S “ONE BOOK, ONE NEW YORK” PICK
$14.95ISBN: 9781941561232Availability: AVAILABLE TO ORDER (Please allow 10-14 days for store pickup)Published: New American Press - October 1st, 2020
"The poems in The Falls dive down and emerge with the treasures of a deep interior life. A connection with the idiosyncratic and fiercely passionate poet Charlotte Mew offers a key to Mohn-Slate's appreciation for the wildness that can lurk beneath social oppression, and the necessary freedom of expressive art."
-- APRIL BERNARD, author of Brawl & Jag$29.99ISBN: 9781419746765Availability: NOT IN STOCK,,, but we can attempt to get itPublished: Harry N. Abrams - October 27th, 2020$40.00ISBN: 9780813066523Availability: Here in MiamiPublished: University Press of Florida - April 21st, 2020
Before the high rises, the nightlife, and the fashion scene, Miami's South Beach was a retirement haven for American Jews. In The Last Resort, photographer Gary Monroe presents a collection of images that preserve his observations of this vanished time.$40.00ISBN: 9780813066707Availability: Here in MiamiPublished: University Press of Florida - October 13th, 2020$16.95ISBN: 9781617758621Availability: Here in MiamiPublished: Akashic Books - September 15th, 2020
A novel reminiscent of the works of Herman Koch and Rachel Cusk, in which a lesbian couple attempts to escape the secrets of their pasts.
Shortlisted for the Scotiabank Giller Prize$15.00ISBN: 9780807071847Availability: Here in MiamiPublished: Beacon Press - October 6th, 2020
A gender-inclusive anthology of poetry and prose that addresses the physical and psychological act of being “grabbed,” or in any way assaulted.$26.95ISBN: 9780385546096Availability: Here in MiamiPublished: Nan A. Talese - June 9th, 2020
From the author of Nothing to Declare, a new travel narrative examining healing, redemption, and what it means to be a solo woman on the road.
"Mary Morris has long been a master memoirist...and has even more to teach us about the lengths to which we must go to reach our deepest selves. I loved this book."$17.99ISBN: 9781250315328Availability: Here in MiamiPublished: Tor Teen - June 2nd, 2020
Bethany C. Morrow's A Song Below Water is the story for today’s readers — a captivating modern fantasy about black sirens, friendship, and self-discovery set against the challenges of today's racism and sexism.
In a society determined to keep her under lock and key, Tavia must hide her siren powers.$26.00ISBN: 9780802149565Availability: Here in MiamiPublished: Grove Press - September 15th, 2020
Bestselling author Walter Mosley has proven himself a master of narrative tension, both with his extraordinary fiction and gripping writing for television. The Awkward Black Man collects seventeen of Mosley's most accomplished short stories to showcase the full range of his remarkable talent.$16.95ISBN: 9781945588471Availability: Here in MiamiPublished: Four Way Books - March 2nd, 2020
John Murillo’s second book is a reflective look at the legacy of institutional, accepted violence against Blacks and Latinos and the personal and societal wreckage wrought by long histories of subjugation.