Friday, March 6, 2015
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Non-Fiction

Leaving Before the Rains Come

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Leaving Before the Rains Come by Alexandra Fuller. Fuller, author of Don’t Let’s Go to the Dogs Tonight and Cocktail Hour Under the Tree of Forgetfulness, has written a new memoir of her life in America and the painful disintegration of her marriage.  Well-loved for her colorful memoirs of an African childhood with complicated, unorthodox parents, Fuller writes of  her struggles with ... Read More »

The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up

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 The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up:  the Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing by Marie Kondo. How to transform your clutter into spaces of serenity and inspiration.  The London Times has deemed author Marie Kondo “Japan’s preeminent guru of tidiness, a warrior princess in the war on clutter.”   Read More »

Canvas Detroit by Julie Pincus & Nichole Christian

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Julie Pincus and Nichole Christian combine vibrant full-color photography of the city’s much-buzzed-about art scene with thoughtful narrative that explores the art and artists that are re-creating Detroit. Canvas Detroit captures hundreds of pieces of artwork in many forms-including large-scale and small-scale murals, sculptures, portraits, light projections, wearable art, and installations (made with wood, glass, living plants, fiber, and fabric). ... Read More »