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5 Books I Enjoyed in 2010: Thelma Horton

December 30, 2010


I loved reading as a child.  I would hide a Nancy Drew or a Jack London in my pillow case and after my Mom or Dad switched off the light, I performed the same ritual most nights – “Pull cover over head, find flash light, pull out book, get comfortable, start reading, satisfy my thirst […]

5 Books I Enjoyed in 2010: Hollis Heath

December 29, 2010


1.  The Souls of Black Folk by W.E.B DuBois My course in African-American Sociology led me to this classic and for that, I’m so grateful. I’ve never read a book that so eloquently expressed the challenges that face Black Americans and inspired me to examine what can be done to overcome the plight many of us face. 2. So Long, Insecurity: […]

5 Books I Enjoyed in 2010: Denise Weber

December 28, 2010


I love, love, love to read and I am always asking folks for recommendations, so it is great to see so many new and old titles of amazing books.  I read primarily fiction, however I do occasion the non-fictional realm.   Here are 5 books I would highly encourage one to explore: 1. Winter Garden by […]

5 Books I Enjoyed in 2010: Michele Tracy Berger

December 27, 2010


As a professor and creativity coach, I read plenty for work. I usually start the year with a stack of books that I must read just to keep up with national conversations on creativity, health, and women’s issues. The first three books below reflect ones that I literally stumbled upon either at a book sale […]