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  • A Queer and Pleasant Danger

    A Queer and Pleasant Danger : The true story of a nice Jewish boy who joins the Church of Scientology and leaves twelve years later to become the lovely lady she is today

    Author: Kate Bornstein

    Product Code: 4958
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon Press
    Publication Date: 5/7/2013


    Price: $16.00

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  • Believer Beware

    Believer Beware : First-person Dispatches from the Margins of Faith

    Editors: Jeff Sharlet, Peter Manseau

    Product Code: 6132
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon Press
    Publication Date: 7/1/2009

    In a world riven by absolute convictions, these ambivalent confessions, skeptical testimonies, and personal revelations speak to the subtler and stranger dilemmas of faith and doubt.

    Price: $16.00

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  • Between the World and Me

    Between the World and Me

    Author: Ta-Nehisi Coates

    Product Code: 6462
    Binding Information: Hard cover
    Publisher: Penguin Random House
    Publication Date: 7/14/2015

    "A work of rare beauty . . . a love letter written in a moral emergency, one that Coates exposes with the precision of an autopsy and the force of an exorcism."-Slate


    Price: $24.00

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  • Daddy King

    Daddy King : An Autobiography

    Author: Martin Luther King Sr.

    Product Code: 8311
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon Press
    Publication Date: 1/10/2017

    First-person account and rarely heard life story of the man known as "Daddy King," the Reverend Martin Luther King, Sr.

    Price: $16.00

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  • Gandhi: An Autobiography

    Gandhi: An Autobiography : The Story of My Experiments with Truth

    Author: Mohandas K. Gandhi

    Product Code: 4081
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon
    Publication Date: 3/1/1994


    Price: $16.95

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  • I Told You So

    I Told You So

    Author: Kate Clinton

    Product Code: 4681
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon Press
    Publication Date: 5/1/2010


    Price: $15.00

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  • In Between

    In Between : Memoir of an Integration Baby

    Author: Mark D. Morrison-Reed

    Product Code: 6989
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Skinner House Books
    Publication Date: 10/15/2008

    Also available as an eBook in the Amazon Kindle Store and on Google Play.



    Frank personal account of growing up black during the era of the civil rights movement. The author wrestles with racism, the death of Martin Luther King, black radicalism, and his experience in an interracial family.


    Price: $18.00

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  • Love and Death

    Love and Death : My Journey through the Valley of the Shadow

    Author: Forrest Church

    Product Code: 5668
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon Press
    Publication Date: 7/1/2009

    An intimate and compelling work from a beloved minister facing his own imminent death

    Price: $16.00

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  • Man's Search for Meaning

    Man's Search for Meaning

    Author: Viktor E. Frankl

    Product Code: 5064
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon Press
    Publication Date: 6/15/2006


    Price: $14.00

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  • Man's Search for Meaning - Gift Edition

    Man's Search for Meaning - Gift Edition

    Author: Viktor E. Frankl

    Product Code: 7629
    Binding Information: Hard cover
    Publisher: Beacon Press
    Publication Date: 10/28/2014

    A new gift edition of a modern classic, with supplemental photographs, speeches, letters, and essays

    Price: $22.95

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  • Meditations of the Heart

    Meditations of the Heart

    Author: Howard Thurman

    Product Code: 5412
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon
    Publication Date: 8/1/1999


    Price: $20.00

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  • My Confection

    My Confection : Odyssey of a Sugar Addict

    Author: Lisa Kotin

    Product Code: 5982
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon Press
    Publication Date: 1/5/2016

    A funny, candid, and original coming-of-age story told through sugar addiction.

    Price: $15.95

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  • Ordinary Time

    Ordinary Time : Cycles in Marriage, Faith, and Renewal

    Author: Nancy Mairs

    Product Code: 4979
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon
    Publication Date: 6/1/1995


    Price: $20.00

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  • The $60,000 Dog

    The $60,000 Dog : My Life with Animals

    Author: Lauren Slater

    Product Code: 2910
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon Press
    Publication Date: 10/15/2013

    A stunning book about the role of animals in our lives, by a popular and acclaimed writer

    Price: $15.00

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  • The Blue Cotton Gown

    The Blue Cotton Gown : A Midwife's Memoir

    Author: Patsy Harman

    Product Code: 4645
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon Press
    Publication Date: 10/1/2009

    A midwife recalls intimate stories both heartbreaking and uplifting.


    Price: $16.00

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