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In this audiobook-type show, author Valerie Haynes Perry reads to you from her novels and short stories. Let yourself be lulled by this immersive storytime. Allow yourself to monotask.

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Follow Lenore's journey through the Southwest and beyond....

Travel through the Southwest with Lenore and Mangrove....

Follow Lenore's next moves, step, by step....

Follow developments in the lives of Lenore, Jamey, Mangrove, and Miss Foster. Travel with them through the freedom of your imagination.

LENORE BROOKS is an African-American woman in her early forties who visits the Old Town Oakland farmers' market on Friday afternoons. Though she is married to JAMEY LAMONTE, a very successful realtor, she finds herself drawn... more

Naniki lives on the hidden island of Choreto. What could happen if it were discovered?

Blessine and Brick contemplate buying a houseboat to simplify their lifestyle. What lurks beneath the surface of this decision?

Glori is plagued by her virginity at summer camp. What's the right thing for her to do?

Alura speaks up in her high-school history class. Will it cost her a passing grade?

Part I was an interlude between Merina Jordan and Carter Hathaway interlaced into her cross-country train trip to visit her friend, Sandrine, who's moved to California. In Part II, find out where things lead with Merina and Daví... more
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