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My RANDOM interesting list

Nollywood Forever "I buy books like Imelda Marcos buys shoes"
 
The Color Complex: The Politics of Skin Color among African Americans
The Color Complex: The Politics of Skin Color among African Americans
"A real in depth study into the intra racial politics that exist among African Americans and in turn black people worldwide."
Cane River (Oprah's book club)
Cane River (Oprah's book club)
"One of my favourites, I couldn't put it down and have since passed it on. The charcters from the slave block to freedom really come to life."
Caucasia
Caucasia
"Highly reccomend this one. Explores the psyche of mixed race children and is a tale that black and whites can relate to from different angles."
In Search of Our Mother's Gardens: Womanist Prose (Women's Press Classics)
In Search of Our Mother's Gardens: Womanist Prose (Women's Press Classics)
"Good thought provoking essays that explore race and gender."
In the Belly of the Beast (Vintage)
In the Belly of the Beast (Vintage)
"Writings from a prisoner. It is always facinating to gain insight into a world you are so alien from."
Do or Die: For the First Time, Members of America's Most Notorious Gangs - the Crips and the Bloods - Speak for Themselves
Do or Die: For the First Time, Members of America's Most Notorious Gangs - the Crips and the Bloods - Speak for Themselves
"Bloods and Crips shooting each other. I loved it"
Have Gun Will Travel: Spectacular Rise and Violent Fall of Death Row Records
Have Gun Will Travel: Spectacular Rise and Violent Fall of Death Row Records
"As a Tupac fan, this as a must for me."
Aloud: Voices from the Nuyorican Poets Cafe
Aloud: Voices from the Nuyorican Poets Cafe
"Too many brilliant poems to mention. slam poetry that slaaaams!"
The Masses are Asses (Green Integer Books)
The Masses are Asses (Green Integer Books)
"Very witty play and easy to read, will keep you laughing. Must read Puerto Rican obituary too."
Simple Justice
Simple Justice
"the study of one of the most significant racial landmarks of recent years. a must if you are into civil rights cases."
The Hot House: Life inside Leavenworth Prison
The Hot House: Life inside Leavenworth Prison
"A prison riot takes place. Lots violence, blood and death, if you are into that sort of thing"
Freaks Talk Back: Tabloid Talk Shows and Sexual Nonconformity
Freaks Talk Back: Tabloid Talk Shows and Sexual Nonconformity
"Sexual non conformists and the talk show circuit. Very Jerry Sringer!"
Eight Ball Chicks
Eight Ball Chicks
"#introduction to the world of girl gangs. I quite enjoyed it even though some of the "gangster" were a bit lame!"
The Slave Girl (African Writers Series)
The Slave Girl (African Writers Series)
"Beautifully written and moving ttale about a girl who is sold to be a slave."
Arranged Marriage
Arranged Marriage
"Beautifully written short stories revoving around Indians in America and being torn between 2 cultures. I reccomend all her books."
On the Down Low: A Journey Into the Lives of "Straight" Black Men Who Sleep with Men
On the Down Low: A Journey Into the Lives of "Straight" Black Men Who Sleep with Men
""Straight" men doing men...Interesting."
Black and Blue (Oprah's Book Club)
Black and Blue (Oprah's Book Club)
"An engrossing story about a woman on the run from an abusive husband"
No Ways Tired: The Public Historically Black College Dilemma
No Ways Tired: The Public Historically Black College Dilemma
"Examines the pros and cons of Historically Black Colleges."
Skin Deep: Black Women & White Women Write about Race
Skin Deep: Black Women & White Women Write about Race
"If you buy this read the poem white girl. I love Marita golden"
Don't Play in the Sun: One Woman's Journey Through the Color Complex
Don't Play in the Sun: One Woman's Journey Through the Color Complex
"Find out why she was told not to play inthe sun"
The Greatest Taboo: Homosexuality in Black Communities
The Greatest Taboo: Homosexuality in Black Communities
"Explores homosexuality in black communities, from pre colonial times in Africa to African american churches."
Def Poetry Jam on Paper
Def Poetry Jam on Paper
"not the same as watching it live on Broadway but good nonetheless."
Stupid White Men: ...and Other Sorry Excuses for the State of the Nation!
Stupid White Men: ...and Other Sorry Excuses for the State of the Nation!
"I love Moore and I love this book, much better than"Dude where's my car""
The Bluest Eye
The Bluest Eye
"Beautifully written. you are drawn into Pecola's world where she dreams about having blue eyes like the white girls around her."
The Catcher in the Rye
The Catcher in the Rye
"Holden kinda reminds me of myself, maybe thats why I liked it."