It’s hard to believe that the first quarter of 2021 has come to an end. Yet here we are! To mark this passage of time, I thought I’d share what books I bought during January to March. I usually borrow most of my books from the library for several reasons: I’m space-limited; I’m critical of […]
“My name is Sunny Nwazue and I confuse people.” Twelve-year-old Sunny Nwazue lives in Nigeria, but was born in New York City. She’s American and Igbo (an ethnic group in Nigeria); Black with light yellow hair, hazel eyes, and very light skin due to albinism; and sees visions in candle flames about the end of the world.
Author of New York Times Bestseller The Hot Zone, Richard Preston chronicles the Ebola outbreak of 2013-2014 in Crisis in the Red Zone. Preston sets the scene for us in 1976 at the Yambuku Catholic mission hospital in Zaire.