Amanda Sage was a dissident whose beliefs and ideas retain the power to disturb a long established mode of living. A restless public is re-awakening long after her death fueled by the ... See full summary »
Set in Virginia circa 1840, we find Coffey a house slave and Adeline, a field slave, beaten and held captive in a tiny wooden box. What starts in dire straights becomes a story of love and the fight for freedom.
Grad student dealing with eviction in Brooklyn forms a cathartic relationship with a local bartender hiding his own secrets and a terminally ill hospice patient she's interviewing for her thesis on what happens after we die.
In his mid-twenties, Jack is an unassuming and introverted young man whose benign outward appearance is beginning to show cracks. After befriending Leni, a shy, neighborhood eleven year old... See full summary »