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HIRAM
$ 27.50
TITLE: THE BOOK OF HIRAM:- Freenasonry, Venus and the Secret Key to the Life of Jesus
AUTHOR: CHRISTOPHER KNIGHT and ROBERT LOMAS
ISBN#: 0-00-717468-3
PRICE: $27.50
Add one part heresy, one part detective story, and one part new archaeological research and you get The Book of Hiram. This is a book that will change forever everything you thought you knew about Jesus, the Bible, and the shadowy secret society known as the Freemasons. Christopher Knight and Robert Lomas have here concluded their fourteen-year quest for the historical Jesus, the roots of Christianity and the origins of Freemasonry.
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AFRICAN_JOURNEY
$ 17.95
TITLE: AFRICAN JOURNEY
AUTHOR: JOHN CHIASSON
ISBN#: 0-02-718530-3
PRICE: $17.95
In African Journey the author photographer shows us six of his stopping places, ranging from rural villages to a cosmopolitan city and a drought-stricken nation. Seperately and together, they offer readers and unforgetable panoramic view of Africa today.
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BAD_BLOOD
$ 19.95
TITLE: BAD BLOOD
AUTHOR: JAMES H. JONES
ISBN#: 0-02-916676-4
PRICE: $19.95
Bad Blood is a shocking a bold report of scientific cruelty and moral idiocy... The moral and ethical questions this book raises come into sharp focus and are compelling. It is an important book, an authentic and appalling study of hoe the educated deliberately deceived and betrayed the uneducated in pour own times through a government agency.
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LONG
$ 25.00
TITLE: A LONG WAY FROM HOME
AUTHOR: CONNIE BRISCOE
ISBN#: 0-06-017278-9
PRICE: $25.00
A Long Way From Home is a wonderful celebration of strength and perseverance, and a brilliant song of hope, Connie Briscoe joyfully honors her family, herself and all of us in this wonderful homage to the resilience and courage of the people who made her the woman and writer she is.
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OUR_KIND
$ 25.00
TITLE: OUR KIND OF PEOPLE
AUTHOR: LAWRENCE OTIS GRAHAM
ISBN#: 0-06-018352-7
PRICE: $25.00
Our kind Of People is the first book written about the insular world of the black upper class by a member of this hard-to-penetrate group. A conservative network of families dating back to the first black millionaires of the 1880's, the black elite has developed its own rules for membership and for maintaining a place in a world that is unaware of its vast contributions."
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DMX
$ 24.95
TITLE: E.A.R.L. -- The AUTOBIOGRAPHY of D M X
AUTHOR:as told to SMOKEY D. FONTAINE
ISBN#: 0-06-018826-X
PRICE:$24.95
The dark journe of a boy who became a man, the man who became an artist, and the artist who became an icon. From the gritty street of Yonkers to the desert plains of Arizona, the man the world know as DMX fought his way through anger, loneliness,and constant betrayal to ultimately find his soul.
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DATE_LIKE
$ 19.95
TITLE: DATE LIKE A MAN
AUTHOR: MYREAH MOORE
ISBN#: 0-06-019498-7
PRICE: $19.95
Do you get depressed every time a date turns out to be a dud! Are you constantly checking out your dates for marriage potential? Do you tell yourself you'll never, ever find the man of your dreams! If so, chances are you're taking dating way too seriously. Girlfriends, it's time ti wake up and smell the new millennium!
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TROUBLE
$ 24.00
TITLE: TROUBLE MAN
AUTHOR: STEVE TURNER
ISBN#: 0-06-019821-4
PRICE: $24.00
Steve's Turner's exhaustive research for Trouble Man, irrefutably the definitive work on its subject, has unearthed yet more hair raising tale of excess and turbulence to fascinate and enthrall both Motown enthrall both Motown enthusiasts and scandal seekers alike a tragic tale, undoubtedly, yet entirely irresistible.
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WHITE_MAN_LISTEN
$ 12.00
TITLE: WHITE MAN LISTEN - LECTURES IN EUROPE, 1950 - 1956
AUTHOR: RICHARD WRIGHT
ISBN#: 0-06-092564-7
PRICE: $12.00
"White Man Listen is a collection of the best of Richard Wright's lectures on race, politics and other matters close to the acclaimed novelist and essayist's heart, which he delivered between 1950 and 1956."
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CONVERSATIONS
$ 15.00
TITLE: CONVERSATIONS WITH GOD
AUTHOR: JAMES MELVIN WASHINGTON, PH.D
ISBN#: 0-06-092657-01
PRICE: $15.00
This is a definitive collection of powerful and poignant prayers of a determined yet degraded people. Only James Washington, with his indefatigable research and theological vision, could have made this available to us.
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BIBLE
$ 14.00
TITLE: THE POISONWOOD BIBLE
AUTHOR: BARBARA KINGOLVER
ISBN#: 0-06-093053-5
PRICE: $14.00
The Poisonwood Bible is a story told by the wife and four daughters of Nathan Price, a fierce, evangelical Baptist who takes his family and mission to the Belgian Congo in 1959. They believe they will need from home, but soon find that all of it from garden seeds to Scripture is calamitously transformed on African soil.
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STEPPIN
$ 13.50
TITLE: STEPPIN OUT WITH ATTITUDE
AUTHOR: ANITA BUNKLEY
ISBN#: 0-06-095288-1
PRICE: $13.50
whether you're a businesswoman, an entrepeneur, or a young woman entering the job market, steppin' Out with Attitude will help you put your unique talents and abilities to work. Anita Bunkley empathetically addresses those readers who have a tendancy to downplay thier skills and to undersell themselves.
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GUIDE
$ 12.00
TITLE: GUIDE MY FEET
AUTHOR: MARIAN WRIGHT EDELMAN
ISBN#: 0-06-095819-7
PRICE: $12.00
Here are prayers and meditations for parents and others who strive to install values of faith, integrity, compassion, and service in our children at a time when these ideals are threatened by commercialism and violence. With warmth and conviction, Edelman shares her own prayers as well as inspirational readings from others. Turn to this book for guidance and support again and again.
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TRUST
$ 10.00
TITLE: TRUST ME
AUTHOR: KIERAN SCOTT
ISBN#: 0-06-097546-6
PRICE: $10.00
Kenya Clarke caught her boyfriend in the act of cheating on her! She dumped him immediately and swore that she'd never fall in love again. But, right when Kenya is sure that no guy can be trusted, she meets sexy Scott Hutson.
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GOOD
$ 12.00
TITLE: THE GOOD
AUTHOR: A.J. VERDELLE
ISBN#: 0-06-097683-7
PRICE: $12.00
Denise Palms, fresh to big city Detroit from rural Virginia, discovers through her friends and teacher the importance of learning "proper" English. While struggling to master language, she watches the limits of her own future lived out in her brothers: David, hardworking and silent, and Luke Edward. In time she questions the legacies of her family and determines beyond great odds her own course for the future.
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TBOZ
$ 19.95
TITLE: "T-BOZ"
AUTHOR: T-BOZ WATKINS
ISBN#: 0-06-105183-7
PRICE: $19.95
"T-Boz is a truly gifted artist who has inspired millions of people all over the world. She is a star that shines as brightly as a beautiful summer day, and she is also a friend who brings warmth to the harsh winters of life. Tionne has the wisdom of an elderly scholar and a heart as pure as a newborn child. Thoughts gives one a special bird's eye view into the mind, heart, and soul of an extraordinary person".
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JAMBALAYA
$ 14.00
TITLE: JAMBALAYA
AUTHOR: LUISAH TEISH
ISBN#: 0-06-250859-8
PRICE: $14.00
A book of startling remembrances, revelations, directives, and imperatives, filled with the mysticism, wisdom, and common sense of the African religion of the mother. It should be read with the same open minded live with which it was written.
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MAN
$ 13.00
TITLE: THE SPIRIT OF A MAN
AUTHOR: IYANLA VANZANT
ISBN#: 0-06-251239-0
PRICE: $13.00
Long known as the country's leading authority on spirituality and empowerment for Black Women, Iyanla Vanzant now offers a message of faith, self-knowledge, and courage for Black men in the struggles, crisis,and victories we face in today's society.
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MEASURE
$ 26.00
TITLE: THE MEASURE OF A MAN
AUTHOR: SIDNEY POITIER
ISBN#: 0-06-251607-8
PRICE: $26.00
In this luminous memoir, a true American icon looks back on his celebrated life and career. His body of work is arguably the most morally significant in cinematic history, and the power and influence of that work are indicative of the character of the man behind the many storied roles.
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JUST
$ 5.95
TITLE: JUST US WOMEN
AUTHOR: JEANNETTE CAINES
ISBN#: 0-06-443056-1
PRICE: $5.95
"No boys and no men--just us women," Aunt Martha tells her niece and together they plan their trip to North Carolina in Aunt Martha's brand-new car. This is to be a very special outing--=-with no one to hurry them along, the two travelers can do exactly as they please.
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HONEY
$ 5.95
TITLE: HONEY, I LOVE
AUTHOR: ELOISE GREENFIELD
ISBN#: 0-06-443097-9
PRICE: $5.95
Sixteen poems tell of love and the simple joys of everyday life, seen through the eyes of a child: playing with a friend, skipping rope, riding on a train -- or keeping Mama company till Daddy gets back.
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WILLIE'S
$ 5.95
TITLE: WILLIE'S NOT THE HUGGING KIND
AUTHOR: JOYCE DURHAM BARRETT
ISBN#: 0-06-443264-5
PRICE: $5.95
When Willie's best friend, Jo-Jo, tells him hugs are silly, Willie decides he thinks hugs are silly, too. So no one in Willie's family hugs him anymore. "You're just not the hugging kind," his sister, Rose says. But Willie knows deep down, in spite of what Jo-Jo thinks, that he is the hugging kind. Is it possible to become huggable again?
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BOX
$ 5.95
TITLE: I NEED A LUNCH BOX
AUTHOR: JEANNETTE CAINES
ISBN#: 0-06-443341-2
PRICE: $5.95
Being a younger brother is tough. Your older sister, just ready to start first grade, gets lots of new things -- new shoes, a pencil case, and best of all, a brand new lunch box. Lunch boxes come in all shapes and sizes, and they're good for holding things . If you're a younger brother not in school yet, you might get some new things-but not a lunch box, because you don't need one.or do you?
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FOSSILS
$ 4.95
TITLE: FOSSILS TELL OF LONG AGO
AUTHOR: ALIKI
ISBN#: 0-06-445093-7
PRICE: $4.95
Sometimes it's the imprint of an ancient leaf in a rock. Sometimes it's a woolly mammoth, frozen for thousands of years in the icy ground. Sometimes it's the skeleton of a stegosurus that has turned to stone. A fossil is anything that has been preserved, one way or another, that tells about life on earth.
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MAMA
$ 13.00
TITLE: WHAT MAMA COULDN'T TELL US ABOUT LOVE
AUTHOR: BRENDA LANE RICHARDSON & DR. BRENDA WADE
ISBN#: 0-0693079-9
PRICE: $13.00
Mama you taught me how a black woman could survive and prevail in this world but because you never learned yourself, you couldn't teach me how to make love work… I don't mean any disrespect, Mama but now I have children of my own and in a loud revolutionary voice I declare to the universe The pain stops here.