We Were Witches
Buying into the dream that education is the road out of poverty. a teen mom takes a chance on bettering herself. gets on welfare rolls. and talks her way into college. But once she’s there. phallocratic narratives permeate every subject. and creative writing professors depend heavily on Freytag’s pyramid to analyze life.So Ariel turns to a rich subcultural canon of resistance and failure. populated by writers like Audre Lorde. Adrienne Rich. Gloria Anzaldua. Tillie Olsen. and Kathy Acker.Wryly riffing on feminist literary tropes. We Were Witches documents the survival of a demonized single mother. She’s beset by custody disputes. homophobia. and America’s ever-present obsession with shaming strange women into passive citizenship. But even as the narrator struggles to graduate-often the triumphant climax of a dramatic plot-a question uncomfortably lingers. If you’re dealing with precarious parenthood. queer identity. and debt. what is the true narrative shape
Who Spies. Who Kills?
An exciting mystery by the masterly Ellery QueenThe horribly crushed body that crashed onto the Manhattan pavement has at least two names. several passports. and an address book full of important friends-among them. a millionaire roue; his exotic. deadly mistress; and his coolly beautiful wife-all of whom seem to have forgotten him very abruptly when he became a corpse. No one is talking. so it is up to Captain Corrigan. the man with the eye patch and a way with crime. to solve a violent puzzle of lust. greed. high espionage-and the worst kind of murder.
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e all a matter of perspective. So although Weston can now remember dating Tatum. his emotions don’t match the experiences. And this discrepancy is slowly starting to unravel him. worse than anything The Program could have done. And as the truth of their life together becomes clear. Tatum will have to decide if she loves Weston enough to let him go. or to continue to live the lie they’d build together. Prepare for your Adjustment.
In a lifetime shaped by politics. President Franklin D. Roosevelt proved himself a master manipulator of Congress. the press. and the public. But when war in Europe and Asia threatened America’s shores. FDR found himself in a world turned upside down. where his friends became his foes. his enemies his allies. To help wage democracy’s first „total war.” he turned to one of history’s most remarkable triumvirates.Henry Stimson. an old-money Republican from Long Island. rallied to FDR’s banner to lead the Army as Secretary of War and championed innovative weapons that helped shape our world today. General George C. Marshall argued with Roosevelt over grand strategy. but he built the world’s greatest war machine and willingly sacrificed his dream of leading the invasion of Europe that made his protege. Dwight Eisenhower. a legend. Admiral Ernest J. King. a hard-drinking. irascible fighter who „destroyed” Pearl Harbor in a prewar naval exercise. understood how to fight Japan. but he also battled the Army. the Air Force. Douglas MacArthur. and his British allies as they moved armies and fleets across the globe.These commanders threw off sparks whenever they clashed. but those sparks lit the fire of victory. During four years of bitter warfare. FDR’s lieutenants learned to set aside deep personal. political. and professional differences and pull a nation through the twentieth century’s darkest days.Encircling Roosevelt’s warlords-and sometimes bitterly at odds with them-was a colorful cast of the Second World War’s giants: Churchill. MacArthur. Stalin. Eisenhower. Eleanor Roosevelt. and Charles de Gaulle. These and other larger-than-life figures enrich a sweeping story of an era brimming with steel. fire. and blood.Drawing upon a wealth of primary sources. American Warlords goes behind closed doors to give readers an intimate. often surprising view of titans who led America from isolation to the summit of global power.
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One of the Ten Best Books of The New York Times Book Review Winner of the Los Angeles Times Book Prize Now a miniseries from Hulu starring James FrancoON NOVEMBER 22. 1963. THREE SHOTS RANG OUT IN DALLAS. PRESIDENT KENNEDY DIED. AND THE WORLD CHANGED. WHAT IF YOU COULD CHANGE IT BACK? In this brilliantly conceived tour de force. Stephen Kingwho has absorbed the social. political. and popular culture of his generation more imaginatively and thoroughly than any other writertakes readers on an incredible journey into the past and the possibility of altering it. It begins with Jake Epping. a thirty-five-year-old English teacher in Lisbon Falls. Maine. who makes extra money teaching GED classes. He asks his students to write about an event that changed their lives. and one essay blows him awaya gruesome. harrowing story about the night more than fifty years ago when Harry Dunnings father came home and killed his mother. his sister. and his brother with a sledgehammer. Re
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