Leah Huey

43 Articles

Last 30 days
Last 6 months
Last 12 months
Last 24 months
Specific Dates

Moon in Full: A Modern Day Coming-of-Age Story

Chann’s enriching memoir speaks to those who feel they are still growing up and learning to overcome trauma. Though the narrative slows down when the author focuses on the psychology of Christian conservatism, the story he tells is an important one.

The Crane Wife: A Memoir in Essays

Hauser has created a meandering but entertaining look into her professional and personal life. Readers looking for something a little different in a memoir will not be disappointed.

My Seven Black Fathers: A Young Activist’s Memoir of Race, Family, and the Mentors Who Made Him Whole

Jawando has written an enlightening, heartfelt memoir that will appeal to readers looking for a “different” all-American story; one that shows the power of community to uplift Black men in the United States.

Disaster Mon Amour

An unconvincing analysis of the disaster film; not recommended.

Speaking of Race: Why Everybody Needs To Talk About Racism—And How To Do It

Headlee has created an informative, enjoyable book that functions as part-memoir, part-guidebook to having conversations about racism. A must-read for everyone.

Anvils, Mallets & Dynamite: The Unauthorized Biography of Looney Tunes

In Weinman’s capable hands, both the technical and creative elements of animation are rendered deeply fascinating.

Race Against Time

A must-read for anyone interested in the history of American politics and race, and a call-to-action for aspiring activists.

LJ Talks to Roxane Gay About Roxane Gay Books, Her New Imprint with Grove Atlantic


The Making of Horror Movies: Key Figures Who Established the Genre

Reveling in Hollywood legends and magic, this is an enjoyable, eye-opening romp through horror film history that will inspire readers to look at classic horror films in new ways.

We are currently offering this content for free. Sign up now to activate your personal profile, where you can save articles for future viewing