Barack Obama, Oprah Winfrey, and Others Mourn Toni Morrison

Barack Obama, Oprah Winfrey, and Others Mourn Toni Morrison

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Toni Morrison, essayist, novelist, professor, and Nobel Prize winner, passed away on August 5th, 2019. In the wake of her death, many people, fans and celebrities alike, have been sharing the impact that the author has had on their lives. Oprah Winfrey and former president Barack Obama shared some particularly touching responses.   Image via AceShowbiz   Winfrey shared this image of her and Morrison on her Instagram with the following caption: In the beginning was the Word. Toni Morrison took the word and turned it into a Song… of Solomon, of Sula, Beloved, Mercy, Paradise, Love, and more. She …

Expand Your Summering Reading List With These Thoughtful Reads!

Expand Your Summering Reading List With These Thoughtful Reads!

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Each week, Bookstr scans bestseller lists across the Internet to learn what people are reading, buying, gifting, and talking about — just so we can ensure consistent, high quality recommendations. This week’s nonfiction picks are bestsellers, and showcase what’s resonating with audiences right now! Pick these up to see what everyone is talking about and let your mind take away as you relax on the beach! Image via Amazon 5. ‘The moon’ by Oliver Morton The Moon by Oliver Morton is the perfect way to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the moon landing. The moon is beautiful, mysterious, and still a source …