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Anne Foulke

Foulke鈥擜nne Foulke, 90, on June 1, 2016, peacefully, in her sleep at Maria Joseph Continuing Care Community in Danville, Pa. [鈥

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Hiking Naked: A Quaker Woman鈥檚 Search for Balance

By Iris Graville. Homebound Publications, 2017. 260 pages. $17.95/paperback; eBook coming December 2017. This wonderful memoir tells the story of [鈥

Beth Taylor is a member of Westerly (R.I.) Meeting and teaches creative nonfiction in Brown University鈥檚 Nonfiction Writing Program.


Posted in: November 2017 Books, Quaker Libraries
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You Will Not Have My Hate

By Antoine Leiris, translated by Sam Taylor. Penguin Press, 2016. 144 pages. $23/hardcover; $15/paperback; $11.99/eBook. Antoine Leiris began writing You [鈥

Lauren Brownlee is a member of Bethesda (Md.) Meeting and the DC Peace Team. She also serves on Baltimore Yearly Meeting鈥檚 Peace and Social Concerns Committee.


Posted in: August 2017 Books, Quaker Book Reviews, The Art of Dying
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The Fire This Time: A New Generation Speaks about Race

Edited by Jesmyn Ward. Scribner, 2016. 240 pages. $25/hardcover; $16/paperback; $12.99/eBook. [Buy on Quakerbooks] In his book The Fire Next Time, [鈥

Greg Williams is a member of Beacon Hill Meeting in Boston, Mass. (New England Yearly Meeting). Greg is working around in-reach and outreach relating to racial justice concerns. He recently received a Legacy Grant from NEYM to address this concern.


Posted in: March 2017 Books, Quaker Book Reviews, Race and Anti-Racism
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Mary Lou Conrad Muhlhausen

Muhlhausen鈥擬ary Lou Conrad Muhlhausen, 88, on March 27, 2016, in Bethlehem, Pa. Mary Lou was born on June 17, 1927, [鈥

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Say the Wrong Thing: Stories and Strategies for Racial Justice and Authentic Community

By Dr. Amanda Kemp. Joy Will Come Press, 2016. 46 pages. $20/paperback; $9.99/eBook. Turn a corner these days, and you [鈥

Greg Williams is a member of Beacon Hill Meeting in Boston, Mass. (New England Yearly Meeting). Greg is working around in-reach and outreach relating to racial justice concerns. He recently received a Legacy Grant from NEYM to address this concern.


Posted in: January 2017 Books, January 2017: Quakers in the Workplace
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Ethel Anna Goerlich Trefsger

Trefsger鈥擡thel Anna Goerlich Trefsger, 91, on July 10, 2016, at her son鈥檚 home in Auburn, Maine. Ethel was born on [鈥

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Heart Like a Mountain

FJ Poetry: 鈥淢y grandmother had a heart like a mountain.鈥

Carol Wills lives in Durham, N.C.


Posted in: Crossing Cultures, Poetry
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Retirement Community

FJ Poetry: 鈥淭he bridge over waning years is crease with toil鈥 馃敀

Sunshine F. Branner lives in Alexandria, Va.


Posted in: Crossing Cultures, Poetry
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The Secret Chord

By Geraldine Brooks. Viking, 2015. 302 pages. $27.95/hardcover; $16/paperback; $13.99/eBook. In Geraldine Brooks鈥檚 midrash of the story of King David, [鈥

Joan Dyer Liversidge, a member of Sandy Spring (Md.) Meeting, has traveled among Friends and other people of faith to learn and grow in her own relationship with God. She finds stories of women, both biographical and fictional, a source of great inspiration.


Posted in: Quaker Book Reviews, September 2016, September 2016 Books
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