This week, Alice and Kim recommend easy nonfiction reads to start your year.
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Shoutout on Twitter from Ibram X. Kendi – Four Hundred Souls: A Community History of African America, 1619-2019 by Ibram X. Kendi and Keisha N. Blain
Nonfiction in the News
Simon & Schuster Cancels Plans for Senator Hawley’s Book [The New York Times]
Aftershocks: A Memoir by Nadia Owusu
You’ll Never Believe What Happened to Lacey: Crazy Stories about Racism by Amber Ruffin and Lacey Lamar
Laziness Does Not Exist by Devon Price
Bravey: Chasing Dreams, Befriending Pain, and Other Big Ideas by Alexi Pappas
Easy Nonfiction to Start the Year
Wild Game: My Mother, Her Secret, and Me by Adrienne Brodeur
The Collected Schizophrenias: Essays by Esmé Weijun Wang
The Great Beanie Baby Bubble: Mass Delusion and the Dark Side of Cute by Zac Bissonnette
KIM: Memorial Drive by Natasha Trethewey
ALICE: The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas
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