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Alicia Keys

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Alicia Keys is an American musician, singer, composer, actress and pianist. A classically-trained pianist, Keys was composing songs by age 12 and was signed at 15 years old by Columbia Records.
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Good Talk
A Memoir in Conversations
Mira Jacob - Mar 24, 2020 (first published in 2019)
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A "beautiful and eye-opening" (Jacqueline Woodson), "hilarious and heart-rending" (Celeste Ng) graphic memoir about American identity, interracial families, and the realities that divide us, from the acclaimed author of The Sleepwalker's Guide to Dancing.NAMED ONE OF THE TEN BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY Chicago Tribune - The New York Public Library - ...
Alicia Keys
Jun 12, 2019
Some of my favorite reads right now! Wow!! πŸ’₯πŸ’₯πŸ’₯ All of these πŸ“š are powerful and magnificent reads. @Isabelwilkerson @mirajacob @ChimamandaReal I love these authors and I love reading so much!! Best gift in the world 🎁 🎁 Hit me with the books you’re loving right now!     – source
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Daniel Burka
Purple Hibiscus
A Novel
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie - Apr 17, 2012 (first published in 2003)
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Fifteen-year-old Kambili and her older brother Jaja lead a privileged life in Enugu, Nigeria. They live in a beautiful house, with a caring family, and attend an exclusive missionary school. They're completely shielded from the troubles of the world. Yet, as Kambili reveals in her tender-voiced account, things are less perfect than they appear. Alt...
Alicia Keys
Jun 12, 2019
Some of my favorite reads right now! Wow!! πŸ’₯πŸ’₯πŸ’₯ All of these πŸ“š are powerful and magnificent reads. @Isabelwilkerson @mirajacob @ChimamandaReal I love these authors and I love reading so much!! Best gift in the world 🎁 🎁 Hit me with the books you’re loving right now!     – source
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Nicola Sturgeon
The Warmth of Other Suns
The Epic Story of America's Great Migration
Isabel Wilkerson - Oct 04, 2011 (first published in 2010)
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In this epic, beautifully written masterwork, author Wilkerson chronicles one of the great untold stories of American history: the decades-long migration of black citizens who fled the South for northern and western cities, in search of a better life. From 1915 to 1970, this exodus of almost six million people changed the face of America. Wilkerson...
Alicia Keys
Jun 12, 2019
Some of my favorite reads right now! Wow!! πŸ’₯πŸ’₯πŸ’₯ All of these πŸ“š are powerful and magnificent reads. @Isabelwilkerson @mirajacob @ChimamandaReal I love these authors and I love reading so much!! Best gift in the world 🎁 🎁 Hit me with the books you’re loving right now!     – source
The Voice of Knowledge
A Practical Guide to Inner Peace
Don Miguel Ruiz - Apr 01, 2004 (first published in 2000)
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In THE VOICE OF KNOWLEDGE, Miguel Ruiz reminds us of a profound and simple truth: The only way to end our emotional suffering and restore our joy I living is to stop believing in lies - mainly about ourselves. Based on ancient Toltec wisdom, this breakthrough book shows us how to recover our faith in the truth and return to our own common sense.Rui...
Alicia Keys
Mar 07, 2017
While I'm on my book vibes... this book right here is giving me life!!! Dropping πŸ’ŽπŸ’Ž's It's deep, You can see it in my eyes πŸ‘€πŸ‘€πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚Β Β Β Β Β β€“ source
A Fine Balance
Rohinton Mistry - Jan 01, 1997 (first published in 1995)
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With a compassionate realism and narrative sweep that recall the work of Charles Dickens, this magnificent novel captures all the cruelty and corruption, dignity and heroism, of India. The time is 1975. The place is an unnamed city by the sea. The government has just declared a State of Emergency, in whose upheavals four strangers--a spirited widow...
Alicia Keys
Aug 08, 2010
Now, on 2 more studious & sensible topics...reading an INCREDIBLE book "A Fine Balance" Set n 1970's India. WOW! a gift from some1 @ a show!     – source
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Jacqueline Novogratz