Nonfiction: What the People of Appalachia Want

Steven Stoll’s “Ramp Hollow” looks at the history of deprivation in the region.

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  • How a Sesame Street muppet is changing the world for people with autism
    Sesame Street’s first muppet with autism, Julia, doesn't talk a lot. But a year after she moved to Sesame Street, her message of inclusion and understanding is coming through loud and clear. Kerry Magro sees the difference. When Magro, now 30, was ...
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  • Staying People Centered and Purpose Driven
    Administration does not keep me from people. It is people. It doesn't prevent my serving them; it gives me a way to serve them. Administration is the aspect of ministry that many pastors love to hate. Among the many pastoral duties, administration consumes ...
    04/21/2018 - 2:14 am | View Link
  • How this NYC jewelry shop became a go-to for young people around the world
    When Jane Shuai was a young girl in Hangzhou, China, her parents taught her a valuable lesson in reading other people’s emotions. From an early age, Jane was taught to recognize how people moved their faces, how their bodies shifted, and where their eyes ...
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  • Melwood provides a range of programs for people with autism
    Autism is a disorder of the brain across a spectrum of varying conditions, abilities, and unique strengths. To best meet the needs of people with autism spectrum disorder, the nonprofit organization Melwood has wide-ranging programs that provide a ...
    04/20/2018 - 9:19 am | View Link
  • House Republicans want to give states $1 billion for people on food stamps to get jobs
    $1 billion a year for job training sure sounds like a lot of money. That’s how much Congressional Republicans want to give states to help food stamp recipients find work. It’s a huge increase over the $90 million in federal funding that currently flows ...
    04/20/2018 - 5:17 am | View Link
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  • 2015 National Book Awards
    Jesse Ball A Cure for Suicide. I wanted the book to be full of sadness, but also joy. I suppose I can be said to be amazed by the way those two quantities intertwine.
    04/18/2018 - 9:16 pm | View Website
  • Narrative nonfiction
    What is narrative nonfiction? Narrative nonfiction goes under many names, including creative nonfiction, literary journalism, and fact-based storytelling.
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  • Who Was? Books: A Series of Nonfiction Books for Kids
    Penguin's Who Was? and What Was? series of nonfiction books offers kid-friendly accounts of important historical events and famous figures. Collect them all!
    04/18/2018 - 5:38 am | View Website
  • Brevity: A Journal of Concise Literary Nonfiction ...
    Imperceptibly, the white pine has grown so tall no one can see what’s happening up there. Dirt has mounded at its base, the underside asserting itself: a bulge of the invisible.
    04/16/2018 - 9:32 pm | View Website
  • The Nonfiction Detectives
    Two intrepid librarians review the best nonfiction books for children
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