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Environmental Justice

These books will take you from the water crisis in Flint, MI to a disappearing village in Alaska.

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On Plagues

Whether it's the Black Death, COVID-19, or any pandemic in between; plagues have always had the worst impact on marginalized people, and we ignore them at our own peril. This collection of plague narratives--both real and fictionalized--is sure to educate, thrill, and remind us of those universal truths.

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Local Authors: The Ozarks in Perspective

Welcome to the Ozarks, where folks love to tell stories and pass on history from one generation to the next like clockwork! Embrace the tales and traditions lovingly crafted into tomes by these local authors. 

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