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    • A Particular Kind of Black Man

    • De : Tope Folarin
    • Lu par : Prentice Onayemi
    • Durée : 6 h et 30 min
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    A stunning debut novel from Rhodes Scholar and winner of the Caine Prize for African Writing Tope Folarin about a Nigerian family living in Utah and their uncomfortable assimilation to American life.  

    Prix : 15,26 €

    • The Rage of Dragons

    • The Burning, Book One
    • De : Evan Winter
    • Lu par : Prentice Onayemi
    • Durée : Indisponible
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    The Omehi people have been fighting an unwinnable war for generations. The lucky ones are born gifted: some have the power to call down dragons, others can be magically transformed into bigger, stronger, faster killing machines. Everyone else is fodder, destined to fight and die in the endless war. Tau Tafari wants more than this, but his plans of escape are destroyed when those closest to him are brutally murdered. With too few gifted left the Omehi are facing genocide, but Tau cares only for revenge.

    Prix : 19,58 €

    • The Mueller Report

    • De : The Washington Post
    • Lu par : Matt Zapotosky, Rosalind S. Helderman, Marc Fisher, and others
    • Durée : 19 h et 14 min
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    Listen to the findings of the Special Counsel’s investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election, complete with accompanying analysis by the Post reporters who’ve covered the story from the beginning. One of the most urgent and important investigations ever conducted, the Mueller inquiry focuses on Donald Trump, his presidential campaign, and Russian interference in the 2016 election, and draws on the testimony of dozens of witnesses and the work of some of the country’s most seasoned prosecutors.

    Prix : 20,35 €

    • Speak No Evil

    • De : Uzodinma Iweala
    • Lu par : Julia Whelan, Prentice Onayemi
    • Durée : 6 h et 20 min
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    On the surface, Niru leads a charmed life. Raised by two attentive parents in Washington, DC, he's a top student and a track star at his prestigious private high school. Bound for Harvard, his prospects are bright. But Niru has a painful secret: he is queer - an abominable sin to his conservative Nigerian parents. No one knows except his best friend, Meredith - the one person who seems not to judge him.

    Prix : 20,44 €

    • Of Noble Family

    • De : Mary Robinette Kowal
    • Lu par : Prentice Onayemi, Robin Miles, Mary Robinette Kowal
    • Durée : 15 h
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    Jane and Vincent have finally gotten some much-needed rest after their adventures in Italy - then Vincent receives word that his estranged father has passed away on one of his properties in the West Indies. His brother, who manages the estate, is overwhelmed, and no one else in his family can go. Grudgingly, out of filial duty, the couple decide to go.

    Prix : 23,93 €

    • The Souls of Black Folk (AmazonClassics Edition)

    • De : W. E. B. Du Bois
    • Lu par : Prentice Onayemi
    • Durée : 7 h et 54 min
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    First published in 1903, this groundbreaking work is a cornerstone of African American literary history and a foundational text in the field of sociology. In these fourteen essays, W. E. B. Du Bois introduces and explores the concept of “double-consciousness” - a term he uses to describe the experience of living as an African American and having a “sense of always looking at one’s self through the eyes of others.” Though an examination of Black life in post-Civil War America, The Souls of Black Folk has had a lasting impact on civil rights and the discussion of race in the United States.

    Prix : 17,91 €

    • Frederick Douglass

    • Prophet of Freedom
    • De : David W. Blight
    • Lu par : Prentice Onayemi
    • Durée : 36 h et 57 min
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    As a young man, Frederick Douglass (1818-1895) escaped from slavery in Baltimore, Maryland. He was fortunate to have been taught to read by his slave owner mistress, and he would go on to become one of the major literary figures of his time. He wrote three versions of his autobiography over the course of his lifetime and published his own newspaper. His very existence gave the lie to slave owners: with dignity and great intelligence, he bore witness to the brutality of slavery.

    Prix : 42,16 €

    • The Sellout

    • De : Paul Beatty
    • Lu par : Prentice Onayemi
    • Durée : 9 h et 36 min
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    Born in Dickens, Los Angeles, the narrator of The Sellout spent his childhood as the subject in his father's racially charged psychological studies. He is told that his father's memoir will solve their financial woes. But when his father is killed, he discovers there never was a memoir. Fuelled by despair, he sets out to right this wrong with the most outrageous action conceivable: reinstating slavery and segregating the local high school, which lands him in the Supreme Court.

    Prix : 19,21 €

    • Behold the Dreamers (Oprah's Book Club)

    • A Novel
    • De : Imbolo Mbue
    • Lu par : Prentice Onayemi
    • Durée : 12 h et 14 min
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    Jende Jonga, a Cameroonian immigrant living in Harlem, has come to the United States to provide a better life for himself; his wife, Neni; and their six-year-old son. In the fall of 2007, Jende can hardly believe his luck when he lands a job as a chauffeur for Clark Edwards, a senior executive at Lehman Brothers. Clark demands punctuality, discretion, and loyalty - and Jende is eager to please. Clark's wife, Cindy, even offers Neni temporary work at the Edwardses' summer home in the Hamptons.

    Prix : 29,43 €

    • The Sellout

    • A Novel
    • De : Paul Beatty
    • Lu par : Prentice Onayemi
    • Durée : 9 h et 35 min
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    A biting satire about a young man's isolated upbringing and the race trial that sends him to the Supreme Court, Paul Beatty's The Sellout showcases a comic genius at the top of his game. It challenges the sacred tenets of the United States Constitution, urban life, the civil rights movement, the father-son relationship, and the holy grail of racial equality: the black Chinese restaurant.

    Prix : 18,67 €

    • Five-Carat Soul

    • De : James McBride
    • Lu par : Arthur Morey, Nile Bullock, Prentice Onayemi, and others
    • Durée : 8 h et 33 min
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    The stories in Five-Carat Soul - none of them ever published before - spring from the place where identity, humanity, and history converge. They're funny and poignant, insightful and unpredictable, imaginative and authentic - all told with McBride's unrivaled storytelling skill and meticulous eye for character and detail. McBride explores the ways we learn from the world and the people around us.

    Prix : 23,50 €

    • Parting the Waters

    • America in the King Years 1954-63
    • De : Taylor Branch
    • Lu par : Prentice Onayemi, Janina Edwards
    • Durée : 45 h et 10 min
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    Hailed as the most masterful story ever told of the American civil rights movement, Parting the Waters is destined to endure for generations. Moving from the fiery political baptism of Martin Luther King, Jr., to the corridors of Camelot where the Kennedy brothers weighed demands for justice against the deceptions of J. Edgar Hoover, here is a vivid tapestry of America, torn and finally transformed by a revolutionary struggle unequaled since the Civil War.

    Prix : 52,03 €

    • Voices of a People's History of the United States, 10th Anniversary Edition

    • De : Howard Zinn, Anthony Arnove
    • Lu par : Robert Fass, Prentice Onayemi, Allyson Johnson, and others
    • Durée : 31 h et 15 min
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    Selected testimonies to living history-speeches, letters, poems, songs-offered by the people who make history happen, but are often left out of history books: women, workers, nonwhites. Featuring introductions to the original texts by Howard Zinn. New voices featured in this 10th Anniversary Edition include Chelsea Manning, speaking after her 35-year prison sentence; Naomi Klein, speaking from the Occupy Wall Street encampment in Liberty Square; a member of Dream Defenders, a youth organization that confronts systemic racial inequality; and more.

    Prix : 35,87 €

    • My Midnight Years

    • Surviving Jon Burge's Police Torture Ring and Death Row
    • De : Ronald Kitchen, Thai Jones, Logan M. McBride
    • Lu par : Prentice Onayemi
    • Durée : 8 h et 36 min
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    Ronald Kitchen was 21, on his way to buy milk for his four-year-old, when he was picked up by the Chicago police, brutally tortured, and coerced to confess to five counts of heinous murder. He spent 22 years in prison, 13 of those on death row, labeled as a monster. Kitchen was only one of the many victims of Jon Burge and his notorious Midnight Crew that terrorized and incarcerated black men - 118 have come forward so far - on the south side of Chicago for nearly two decades.

    Prix : 21,97 €

    • Crown of Thunder

    • De : Tochi Onyebuchi
    • Lu par : Prentice Onayemi
    • Durée : 9 h et 41 min
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    Taj is headed west, but the consequences of leaving Kos behind confront him at every turn. Innocent civilians flee to refugee camps as Karima's dark magic continues to descend on the city. Taj must return, but first he needs a plan. With Arzu's help, Taj and Aliya make it to the village of her ancestors, home of the tastahlik - sin-eaters with Taj's same ability to both battle and call forth sins. As Taj comes to terms with his new magic, he realizes there are two very different groups of tastahlik - one using their powers for good, the other for more selfish ends.

    Prix : 31,43 €

    • Nothing Gold Can Stay

    • Stories
    • De : Ron Rash
    • Lu par : Alexander Cendese, Robert Petkoff, Prentice Onayemi, and others
    • Durée : 5 h et 54 min
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    PEN/Faulkner Award finalist and New York Times best-selling author Ron Rash turns again to Appalachia to capture lives haunted by violence and tenderness, hope and fear, in unforgettable stories that span from the Civil War to the present day. In the title story, two drug-addicted friends return to the farm where they worked as boys to steal their former boss' gruesomely unusual war trophies. In "The Trusty", which first appeared in The New Yorker, a prisoner sent to fetch water for his chain gang tries to sweet-talk a farmer's young wife into helping him escape, only to find that she is as trapped as he is.

    Prix : 19,46 €

    • Rivals! Frenemies Who Changed the World

    • De : Scott McCormick
    • Lu par : Prentice Onayemi, Samantha Turret, Khristine Hvam, and others
    • Durée : 2 h et 55 min
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    Did you know that most of our dinosaur fossils were discovered because two grown men absolutely hated each other? It’s true! Rivals! Frenemies Who Changed the World is a riotous audio exclusive, like if Monty Python taught your history class. Each volume of four 30-minute histories will dig into the petty name-calling and grumbling grudges that led to many of the world’s greatest advancements, all delivered with a cheeky sense of humor. Choose sides: Cope or Marsh, the jerks who discovered so many dinosaurs; Hamilton or Burr, whose rivalry fueled American politics; and many more....

    Prix : 13,42 €

    • Call Me American

    • A Memoir
    • De : Abdi Nor Iftin
    • Lu par : Prentice Onayemi, Abdi Nor Iftin
    • Durée : 10 h et 36 min
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    Abdi Nor Iftin first fell in love with America from afar. As a child, he learned English by listening to American pop and watching action films starring Arnold Schwarzenegger. When US marines landed in Mogadishu to take on the warlords, Abdi cheered the arrival of these Americans, who seemed as heroic as those of the movies. Sporting American clothes and dance moves, he became known around Mogadishu as Abdi American, but when the radical Islamist group al-Shabaab rose to power in 2006, it became dangerous to celebrate Western culture.

    Prix : 25,14 €

    • A Father First

    • De : Dwayne Wade
    • Lu par : Prentice Onayemi
    • Durée : 11 h et 15 min
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    Dwyane Wade, the eight-time All-Star for the Miami Heat, has miraculously defied the odds throughout his career and his life. As incredible as his achievements have been, it's off the court where Dwyane has sought his most cherished goal: being a good dad to his sons, Zaire and Zion, by playing a meaningful role in their lives. Recounting his fatherhood journey, Dwyane begins his story in March 2011 with the news that after a long, bitter custody battle, he has been awarded sole custody of his sons in a virtually unprecedented court decision.

    Prix : 25,60 €

    • Adamalui

    • De : Joseph Kaifala
    • Lu par : Prentice Onayemi
    • Durée : 8 h et 1 min
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    As a survivor of the devastating civil wars in Sierra Leone and Liberia, Joseph Kaifala recounts the harrowing details af an early life punctuated by unimaginable violence and his journey to survival that eventually led him to the United States. Told with humility and grace, Adamalui is the true story of one man's unshakable faith, thirst for knowledge, and indomitable will. Kaifala's experiences as a child prisoner and refugee are told through a series of flashbacks as he endeavors to attain a visa to attend college in America.

    Prix : 21,97 €

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