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Bessie Smith: A Poet’s Biography of a Blues LegendJackie Kay Vintage $16.95 Kay, a child of color adopted by white…

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By E.B. Boatner / September 23, 2021

Afterparties: StoriesAnthony Veasna SoHarper Collins$27.99 So died last December before the publication of his first book, a stunning set of…

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By E.B. Boatner / August 26, 2021

Why Are There Still Creationists?Jonathan MarksPolity$22.95 Despite overwhelming evidence that humans are descended from among the apes, though branching long, long ago,…

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By E.B. Boatner / July 29, 2021

Saved by a Song: The Art and Healing Power of Songwriting Mary Gauthier St Martin’s Essentials $27.99 Not another “feel-good”…

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By E.B. Boatner / July 1, 2021

  The 2000s Made Me Gay: Essays on Pop Culture Grace Perry St. Martins Griffin $16.99 Perry, who came to…

Good As Gold: Our Gay History in 50 States

By Lavender / June 29, 2021

Photo courtesy Zaylore Stout Big congratulations to Lavender columnist Zaylore Stout and his seminal book Our Gay History in 50 States for…

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By A. Rose / June 3, 2021

Growing up adjacent to a great lake, it was inevitable that I would, at some point, find myself on a…

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By E.B. Boatner / June 3, 2021

CRISPR People: The Science and Ethics of Editing Humans Henry T. Greely $27.95 Well before Jennifer Doudna and Emmanuelle Charpentier…

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By E.B. Boatner / May 6, 2021

Laundry Love: Finding Joy in a Common Chore Patric Richardson with Karin B. Miller Flatiron Books $25.99 “Love is…” “…a…

A Word In Edgewise: Never Too Early to Adult

By E.B. Boatner / April 8, 2021

Max Brooks’s novelization of Minecraft: The Island, and Julie Lythcott-Haims’s Your Turn: How to Be an Adult, target widely differing…

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