The novel, The Shadows Within by Lynette Tait, is aptly named in that it deals with the manic and depressing effects of bipolar disorder. It is most enlightening and should be of great value to those suffering from the disorder as well as to those indirectly influenced--lovers, friends, or relatives.
Kamau Amani is a 15 year old black, Caribbean boy who lives on Isle Dumas; an Island located in the Atlantic Ocean. His Grandmother has been telling him about stories of superstition since he was young, and that he needs to be careful when he's outside at night. Kam has
To think and write intelligently, one must become aware of the larger issues and problems that concern modern man. In order to provide a developing writer with a perspective that is broad, social, cultural, and historical, editors Cherry, Conley and Hirsch have compiled a wide variety of literary selections that