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Tananarive Priscilla Due is an American author and educator. She is best known as a film historian with expertise in Black horror.
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A Novel
Rivers Solomon - 2021-05-04
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Vern - seven months pregnant and desperate to escape the strict religious compound where she was raised - flees for the shelter of the woods. There, she gives birth to twins, and plans to raise them far from the influence of the outside world.But even in the forest, Vern is a hunted woman. Forced to fight back against the community that refuses to ...
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There are books you read & books you tumble into. Rivers Solomon’s SORROWLAND grabbed me from the first sentence, both because of the writing’s lyricism & the story’s horror. And the audiobook is EXCELLENT. If I lose my place, I’m happy to hear passages again. @cyborgyndroid      source
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The Good House
A Novel
Tananarive Due - 2004-07-06
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The home that belonged to Angela Toussaint's late grandmother is so beloved that townspeople in Sacajawea, Washington, call it the Good House. But that all changes one summer when an unexpected tragedy takes place behind its closed doors...and the Toussaint's family history -- and future -- is dramatically transformed. Angela has not returned to th...
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@RamiUngarWriter Enjoy! That's a FANTASTIC audio book! @rmilesvox is unforgettable as the narrator.      source
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Horror Noire
Robin R Means Coleman - 2011-07-15
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From King Kong to Candyman, the boundary-pushing genre of the horror film has always been a site for provocative explorations of race in American popular culture. In Horror Noire: Blacks in American Horror Films from 1890's to Present, Robin R. Means Coleman traces the history of notable characterizations of blackness in horror cinema, and examines...
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An Unkindness Of Ghosts
Rivers Solomon - 2017-10-03
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Odd-mannered, obsessive, withdrawn, Aster has little to offer folks in the way of rebuttal when they call her ogre and freak. She's used to the names; she only wishes there was more truth to them. If she were truly a monster, as they accuse, she'd be powerful enough to tear down the walls around her until nothing remained of her world, save for sto...
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An Unkindness of Ghosts by Rivers Solomon is AMAZING. A great read whether you like science fiction or not. But if you do...WOW.      source