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February 1, 2015

Here are all of the books we've reviewed that were published February 1, 2015. You can also view all of the books we've reviewed that were published anytime in February 2015.

Book Review

Juneteenth for Mazie

by Aimee Jodoin

June 19, 2015 will mark the 150-year anniversary of the first celebration of slavery’s end. This sweet remembrance teaches about the day, known as Juneteenth, and celebrates freedom through the calm, assured tone and expressive faces... Read More

Book Review

Lessons of Labor

by Shannan Spitz

Aziz conveys the conflicting feelings that parents can hold simultaneously, offering an enlightening read for new parents. In her simple and straightforward memoir, Lessons of Labor: One Woman’s Self-Discovery through Birth and... Read More

Book Review

Walking in Light

by Bobbye Middendorf

In this sturdy, grounded, no-nonsense, and practical guide, the curious and committed can freely and safely explore modern-day shamanism. Shamanism, globally and historically available in indigenous communities, earns its place as a... Read More

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by Rachel Jagareski

Rich portraits of the people who were displaced when the Shenandoah National Park was created are both heartrending and ironic. Each year, a million tourists traverse the “lizard-shaped” Shenandoah National Park by car on the Skyline... Read More

Book Review

A Bowl Full of Nails

by Rachel Jagareski

Sensitive ruminations on one’s place in the community and the world will resonate with independent spirits. May 15, 1969: It’s Bloody Thursday at People’s Park in Berkeley, California, and street theater activist Gus Bessemer... Read More