282018Oct

The Trouble with Goats and Sheep by Joanna Cannon

“The Trouble with Goats and Sheep”: by Joanna Cannon, Scribner.  Copyright 2015. 353 pages, $25 hardcover, paperback $17, Kindle $13. Residents of a working class housing estate in the British midlands suffer a crisis of conscience when Mrs. Creasy, the repository of many neighborhood secrets, goes missing during the rainless summer of 1976.  Ten-year-olds Grace… The Trouble with Goats and Sheep by Joanna Cannon

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232018Sep

Bad Blood: Secrets in Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup by John Carreyrou & Alfred A. Knopf

Lack of Ethics, Lack of Results “Bad Blood: Secrets in Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup” by John Carreyrou Alfred A. Knopf, 2018 352 pages. Elizabeth Holmes, a Stanford University dropout, had big aspirations. She wanted to create a miniature blood-testing device that required only drops of blood instead of the vials required for most… Bad Blood: Secrets in Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup by John Carreyrou & Alfred A. Knopf

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92018Sep

Red Sky: Poetry on the Global Epidemic of Violence Against Women

Red Sky: Poetry on the Global Epidemic of Violence Against Women, Edited by Melissa Hassard, Gabrielle Langley, and Stacy Nigliazzo In 2015, Caroline Minjares was murdered by the violent boyfriend she was trying to leave. Devastated by the news of her co-worker’s death and furious of the media attention focusing on the ‘firefighter’ boyfriend, poet… Red Sky: Poetry on the Global Epidemic of Violence Against Women

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