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Citizen Illegal

by Matt Sutherland

Our president would like us to believe Mexicans are rapists, Libyans are terrorists, and a wall on the southern border will solve all our problems. His goal is to dehumanize brown- and black-skinned people, and his millions of supporters... Read More

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The Carrying

by Matt Sutherland

The vein of greatness that pulses through the work of Ada Limón is remarkably subtle, in the same way that beauty in a human isn’t a rote assemblage of chiseled noses, high cheekbones, and full lips. Her extraordinary poems act the... Read More

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Weather Woman

by Michelle Anne Schingler

Beneath a New Jersey sky, a young girl with the deck stacked against her falls in love with the weather. Years later, feeling an odd fit with her PhD program at MIT, she heads north to try her hand at television meteorology, whirling... Read More

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Bee Still

by Pallas Gates McCorquodale

When the buzzing hustle and bustle of the busy hive becomes too much for a peaceful honeybee like Bentley, he finds a sunny yellow daffodil to calm himself on, attracting the attention of the other garden animals. Through this engaging... Read More

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Little Whale

by Pallas Gates McCorquodale

In a vast and dreamy underwater landscape, a gray whale and her new calf journey thousands of miles from the warm seas of the south to join in the songs of their family, who are waiting in the cold waters of the north. Surreal shades of... Read More

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