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The New Jim Crow

The New Jim Crow

by Michelle Alexander, Karen Chilton (Translator)

It is no longer socially permissible to use race, explicitly, as a justification for discrimination, exclusion, and social contempt. Yet, as legal star Alexander reveals, today it is perfectly legal... Read More

The Complete Book of Essential Oils and Aromatherapy: Over 600 Natural, Non-Toxic and Fragrant Recipes to Create Health -- Beauty -- A Safe Home Environment

The Complete Book of Essential Oils and Aromatherapy: Over 600 Natural, Non-Toxic and Fragrant Recipes to Create Health -- Beauty -- A Safe Home Environment

by Valerie Ann Worwood

Essential oils are one of the world's great untapped resources. This complete volume explains how to incorporate these ancient medicines of the earth into everyday life for personal care, physical... Read More

Where The Wild Things Are

Where The Wild Things Are (1963)

by Maurice Sendak

One night Max puts on his wolf suit and makes mischief of one kind and another, so his mother calls him 'Wild Thing' and sends him to bed without his supper. That night a forest begins to grow in Max... Read More

Shirley Valentine

Shirley Valentine (1989)

directed by Lewis Gilbert
featuring Pauline Collins, Tom Conti, Alison Steadman, Julia McKenzie, Joanna Lumley

Since its London and Broadway stage debut, playwright Willy Russell's Shirley Valentine has proven an excellent showcase for any number of talented actresses (Loretta Swit won the 1989 Sarah Siddons... Read More

Living With Ghosts

Living With Ghosts (1996)

by Patty Griffin

Patty Griffin's major-label debut was actually recorded as a demo cassette. A&M executives were so impressed with this raw display of talent that they snatched up the tape and threw it, unaltered,... Read More