Monthly Archives: July 2011

Biography of an Outstanding African-American

George Washington Carver John Perry © 2011 Thomas Nelson Publishers ISBN 978-1-59555-926-2 154 pp. plus biographical notes, (ppbk)  The son of a murdered slave woman and raised by her white owners, George Washington Carver earnestly sought education first for himself … Continue reading

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For Anyone with Chronic Pain

You Gotta Keep Dancin’ In the Midst of life’s hurts, you can choose joy! Tim Hansel © 1985 Chariot Victor Publication (Cook Communications) ISBN 1-56476-744-2 150 pp. (ppbk)  Tim Hansel, an avid mountain climber fell about two hundred feet into … Continue reading

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Great Story, Greater Author– Because She Cared

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks (NY Times Best Seller) Rebecca Skloot, © 2010, 2011 Crown Publishing Group, (Random House) ISBN 978-1-4000-5318-9 328 pp. (ppbk) with cast of characters, notes, timeline, index and reading guide              A poverty-stricken African-American woman, … Continue reading

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What Does Sarah Palin Think?

The Quotable Rogue The Ideals of Sarah Palin in Her Own Words Edited by Matt Lewis © 2011 by Adler and Robin Books, Inc. Thomas Nelson Publishers ISBN 978-1-59555-396-0 180 pp. (ppbk) These thirty-three brief chapters of quotes prove that … Continue reading

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A Balanced View of Issues Facing America

Be The People A Call to Reclaim America’s Faith & Promise Carol M. Swain, PhD ©2011 Thomas Nelson Publishers ISBN 978-0-8499-4828-2 9 Hardcover 230 pp. plus appendices, notes and index Dr. Swain, a well-respected and intelligent African-American woman has written … Continue reading

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