The Buddha in the Attic by Julie Otsuka - A gorgeous novel by the celebrated author of When the Emperor Was Divine that tells the story of a group of young women brought from Japan to San Francisco as “picture brides” nearly a century ago.
Sane New World Paperback. Ruby Wax - comedian, writer and mental health campaigner - shows us how our minds can jeopardize our sanity. With her own periods of depression and now a Masters from Oxford in Mindfulness-based Cognitive Thera.
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Lakota Woman, by Mary Crow Dog, is a breathtaking achievement. Although she doesn't try to hide her anger--at white society in general and the federal government in particular--Crow Dog also tries to understand both sides. I was grateful for that.