The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot
Apr28

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot

Her name was Henrietta Lacks, but scientists know her as HeLa. She was a poor Southern tobacco farmer who worked the same land as her slave ancestors, yet her cells—taken without her knowledge—became one of the most important tools in medicine. The first “immortal” human cells grown in culture, they are still alive today, though she has been dead for more than sixty years. If you could pile all HeLa cells ever grown onto a...

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Travel the World by Foot by Rochelle Stevens
Mar05

Travel the World by Foot by Rochelle Stevens

Rochelle Stevens, a Two-Time Olympic Gold & Silver Medalist tells the story about her drive to strive past challenges and perceptions to achieve success. A must read for anyone with aspiration to succeed. This memoir touches inspiring athletes, children to young adults & corporate audiences with hope & determination. Learn more about Rochelle Stevens at http://www.rochellestevensfoundation.com/Home.html

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WOOF: Why Ordinary Organizations Fail by Lori Turner-Wilson
Jun04

WOOF: Why Ordinary Organizations Fail by Lori Turner-Wilson

Drive growth by creating a measurable sales and marketing strategy that’s grounded in research and generates a predictable return on investment. “Business owners and sales & marketing professionals in any industry can benefit from the information here. Read the information on advertising to rethink your current game and brainstorm some changes. Maybe the articles on cold calling could spur your sales team into...

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Malcolm Little: The Boy Who Grew Up to Become Malcolm X by Ilyasah Shabazz
May20

Malcolm Little: The Boy Who Grew Up to Become Malcolm X by Ilyasah Shabazz

Malcolm X grew to be one of America’s most influential figures. But first, he was a boy named Malcolm Little. Written by his daughter, this inspiring picture book biography celebrates a vision of freedom and justice. Bolstered by the love and wisdom of his large, warm family, young Malcolm Little was a natural born leader. But when confronted with intolerance and a series of tragedies, Malcolm’s optimism and faith were threatened. He...

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The Conversation: How Black Men and Women Can Build Loving, Trusting Relationships by Hill Harper
May17

The Conversation: How Black Men and Women Can Build Loving, Trusting Relationships by Hill Harper

In his first book for adults, New York Times bestselling author Hill Harper invites you to join the Conversation: an honest dialogue about the breakdown of African-American relationships. For generations African Americans have turned to their families in times of need – but now, this proud and strong legacy is in peril. Black men and women have stopped communicating effectively and it threatens the very relationships and marriages...

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