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Black Like Me by John Howard Griffin

I cannot really remember how or where I came by this book, Black Like Me by John Howard Griffin.  However, I remembered being told by my mother about a white man who pretended to be black and people were rude and unkind to him because they thought he was black. I recall, even as a young …

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Port Mortuary by Patricia Cornwell

Port Mortuary is the eighteenth book by Patricia Cornwell featuring Dr Kay Scarpetta.  She might not be the warmest of heroines, but she is certainly one of the most compelling.  I usually enjoy Patricia Cornwell’s books and have read several of them, so I was pleased to find one that was new to me in our …

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