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Book of the Day Roundup July 1-5, 2019

by Barbara Hodge

Between Earth and Empire / From the Necrocene to the Beloved Community / John P. Clark / PM Press / Softcover $22.95 (352pp) / 978-1-62963-648-1 / Buy: Local Bookstore (IndieBound), Amazon / John P. Clark’s Between Earth and... Read More

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Book of the Day Roundup June 24-28, 2019

by Barry Silverstein

The Van Apfel Girls Are Gone / Felicity McLean / Algonquin Books / Softcover $15.95 (304pp) / 978-1-61620-964-3 / Buy: Local Bookstore (IndieBound), Amazon / Containing summer friendships, whispered secrets, and a dark, hidden... Read More

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They Called Us Enemy

by Danielle Ballantyne

FOREWORD’S LIT HIT—INDIE BOOKS THAT’LL BLOW YOU AWAY / A stirring call to learn from history we do not wish to repeat, George Takei’s graphic memoir They Called Us Enemy relays a story not easily forgotten, but too often ignored.... Read More

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2019 AUPresses Annual Meeting: Post Show Report

by Matt Sutherland

Foreword Reviews has had a twenty year love affair with university presses. We admire the sheer oddness and chutzpah of institutions of higher learning throwing it down with the big five capitalist publishers and their gazillions of... Read More

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Book of the Day Roundup June 17-21, 2019

by Barbara Hodge

Ollie Oxley and the Ghost / The Search for Lost Gold / Lisa Schmid / Jolly Fish Press / Softcover $11.99 (216pp) / 978-1-63163-289-1 / Buy: Local Bookstore (IndieBound), Amazon / Lisa Schmid’s debut novel for middle-grade readers... Read More

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Skin Deep: Journeys in the Divisive Science of Race

by Danielle Ballantyne

Give it up for Gavin Evans’s thorough and timely teardown of racial myths in Skin Deep: Journeys in the Divisive Science of Race. Informed by a background in law and political studies, as well as involvement in anti-apartheid movements... Read More

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