The Girl with the Louding Voice

The Girl with the Louding VoiceA powerful, emotional debut novel told in the unforgettable voice of a young Nigerian woman who is trapped in a life of servitude but determined to fight for her dreams and choose her own future n nAdunni is a fourteen year old Nigerian girl who knows what she wants an education This, her mother h

Hood Feminism: Notes from the Women That a Movement Forgot

Hood Feminism: Notes from the Women That a Movement ForgotToday s feminist movement has a glaring blind spot, and paradoxically, it is women Mainstream feminists rarely talk about meeting basic needs as a feminist issue, argues Mikki Kendall, but food insecurity, access to quality education, safe neighborhoods, a living wage, and medical care are all femi

The End of Policing

The End of PolicingThis book attempts to spark public discussion by revealing the tainted origins of modern policing as a tool of social control It shows how the expansion of police authority is inconsistent with community empowerment, social justice even public safety Drawing on groundbreaking research from across

The Skin We're In: A Year of Black Resistance and Power

The Skin We're In: A Year of Black Resistance and PowerA bracing, provocative, and perspective shifting book from one of Canada s most celebrated and uncompromising writers, Desmond Cole The Skin We re In will spark a national conversation, influence policy, and inspire activists n nIn his 2015 cover story for Toronto Life magazine, Desmond Cole exposed

Caffeine: How Caffeine Created the Modern World

Caffeine: How Caffeine Created the Modern WorldMichael Pollan, known for his best selling nonfiction audio, including The Omnivores Dilemma and How to Change Your Mind, conceived and wrote Caffeine How Caffeine Created the Modern World as an Audible Original In this controversial and exciting listen, Pollan explores caffeine s power as the mos

Dare to Lead

Dare to LeadIn her 1 NYT bestsellers, Bren Brown taught us what it means to dare greatly, rise strong and brave the wilderness Now, based on new research conducted with leaders, change makers and culture shifters, she s showing us how to put those ideas into practice so we can step up and lead n nLeadership

Flowers in the Snow (The Edenville Series, #1)

Flowers in the Snow (The Edenville Series, #1)If you step across the threshold of Betty Grafton s house, you can be sure of two things she ll feed you until you re ready to bust and she ll love you before you even realize you re worthy of it She s spent her life building a family that finally feels complete But as sad news forces her to rel

The Gifted School

The Gifted SchoolSmart and juicy, a compulsively readable novel about a group of friends and families that is nearly destroyed by their own competitiveness when an exclusive school for gifted children opens in the community n nThis deliciously sharp novel captures the relentless ambitions and fears that animate parent

Coronavirus: A Book for Children

Coronavirus: A Book for ChildrenWhat is the coronavirus, and why is everyone talking about it n nEngagingly illustrated by Axel Scheffler, this approachable and timely book helps answer these questions and many , providing children aged 5 10 and their parents with clear and accessible explanations about the coronavirus and its

exit RACISM. rassismuskritisch denken lernen

exit RACISM. rassismuskritisch denken lernenObwohl Rassismus in allen Bereichen der deutschen Gesellschaft wirkt, ist es nicht leicht, ber ihn zu sprechen Keiner m chte rassistisch sein, und viele Menschen scheuen sich vor dem Begriff Das Buch begleitet die Leser innen bei ihrer mitunter ersten Auseinandersetzung mit Rassismus und tut dies

Master Class

Master ClassEvery child s potential is regularly determined by a standardized measurement their quotient Q Score high enough, and attend a top tier school with a golden future Score too low, and it s off to a federal boarding school with limited prospects afterwards The purpose An improved society where

Pedagogy of the Oppressed

Pedagogy of the OppressedFirst published in Portuguese in 1968, Pedagogy of the Oppressed was translated and published in English in 1970 The methodology of the late Paulo Freire has helped to empower countless impoverished and illiterate people throughout the world Freire s work has taken on especial urgency in the Unite

Savage Inequalities: Children in America's Schools

Savage Inequalities: Children in America's SchoolsNational Book Award winning author Jonathan Kozol presents his shocking account of the American educational system in this stunning New York Times bestseller, which has sold than 250,000 hardcover copies n n An impassioned book, laced with anger and indignation, about how our public education