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    • Nikki Giovanni: Love Poems and A Good Cry

    • What We Learn from Tears and Laughter
    • By: Nikki Giovanni
    • Narrated by: Nikki Giovanni
    • Length: 2 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 18
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      5 out of 5 stars 17
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    The poetry of Nikki Giovanni has spurred movements, turned hearts, and informed generations. She's been hailed as a firebrand, a radical, a healer, and a sage; a wise and courageous voice who has spoken out on the sensitive issues, including race and gender, that touch our national consciousness.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Engaging

    • By Jean on 02-18-18

    Regular price: $17.10

    • Rosa

    • By: Nikki Giovanni
    • Narrated by: Nikki Giovanni
    • Length: 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5
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      5 out of 5 stars 4
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 4

    On December 1, 1955, Rosa Parks boarded a Montgomery, Alabama city bus and refused to give up her seat to a white man, an act that ignited a movement that changed modern history.

    Regular price: $6.99

    • Lincoln And Douglass An American Friendship

    • By: Nikki Giovanni
    • Narrated by: Danny Glover
    • Length: 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1
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      4 out of 5 stars 1
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      4 out of 5 stars 1

    In celebration of Abraham Lincoln's 200th birthday in February 2009, we present this story of the unusual friendship between two great American leaders. At a time when racial tensions were high and racial equality was not yet established, Lincoln and Douglass formed a strong bond over shared ideals.

    Regular price: $6.99