New Titles 12/23/2023

Writing for Busy Readers
by Todd Rogers & Jessica Lasky-Finkwriting for busy readers

Available as: print book

“Writing well is for school. Writing effectively is for life” is the key take away from this pivotal book that will transform the impact your writing has.  Concisely written as a guide book with real world examples, actionable and applicable tools.  This is a succinct book for anyone looking to improve their writing.

 

In Spite of the Consequences
by Lacino Hamiltonin spite of the consequences

Available as: print book

Lacino Hamilton was falsely convicted of murder and it took 26 years of imprisonment, including eleven years in solitary confinement, before he was exonerated and released.  Despite retaliation, he spent his years in prison writing thousands of letters to maintain connection, amplify the lived experience of the incarcerated and be a voice on issues of abolition, imprisonment and justice.  He reimagines a justice system that affirms the humanity of the incarderated.

 

Missed Conceptions
by Karen Stollznowmissed conceptions

Available as: print book

Infertility can be a lonely and isolating experience and yet 1 in 6 couples experience it.  Written following the authors own  decade long struggle to conceive, historian Karen Stollznow brings the reader through the timeline of documented and mentioned infertility from folklore, religious texts, ancient civilizations to popular culture to understand the many attitudes, beliefs, legends and science.  A book that tells a story and helps the reader discern fact from fiction.  A cathartic and engaging read.

 

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