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The Journal Gazette

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 1:00 am

New library books

The following nonfiction books are new at the Hessen Cassel branch of the Allen County Public Library.


“When They Call You a Terrorist: A Black Lives Matter Memoir” by Patrice Khan-Cullors& asha bandele

An empowering account of survival, strength and resilience – and a call to action to change the culture that declares innocent black life expendable.


“Homey Don't Play That! The Story of In Living Color and the Black Comedy Revolution”by David Peisner

Discover the fascinating behind-the-scenes stories and lasting impact of the trailblazing sketch comedy show that upended television, launched the careers of some of our biggest stars, and changed the way we talk, think and laugh about race.


“The Stowaway: A Young Man's Extraordinary Adventure to Antarctica” Laurie Gwen Shapiro

The spectacular, true story of a scrappy teenager from New York's Lower East Side who stowed away on the Roaring Twenties' most remarkable feat of science and daring: an expedition to Antarctica.


“Sister of Darkness: The Chronicles of a Modern Exorcist” by R.H. Stavis withSarah Durand

The world's only non-denominational exorcist tells her astonishing true story: a riveting chronicle of wrestling entities from infected souls, showing how pain and trauma open us to attachment from forces that drain our energy ... and can even destroy our humanity.


“Wholeness: Winning in Life From the Inside Out” by Touré Roberts

In order to live an outer life without limits, we have to uncover and address the inner limitations that hide in our blindspots.


“F You Very Much: Understanding the Culture of Rudeness – And What We Can Do About It” by Danny Wallace

A hilarious and pitch-perfect look at the rudeness that's all around us – where it comes from, how it affects us and what we can do about it.