June 29, 2017 1:40 am Last modified: 5:04 pm

Arts-Entertainment

Two Performances Remain for CCT Comedy

The Caribbean Community Theater production of the mystery-comedy "The Game’s Afoot – or Holmes for the Holidays," by Ken Ludwig, concludes Friday and Saturday.
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Review: ‘Empire’s Crossroads: A History of the Caribbean from Columbus to the Present Day’

"Whichever way the axis of power tilts for the foreseeable future, the Caribbean remains in the middle of it all, a crossroads connecting the world as it has done for more than five hundred years," Gibson writes.
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The Bookworm: Pick up Your ‘Faithful’

There’s a crispness in this novel that doesn’t become too harsh; instead, it’s comfortable like an old yearbook. After a few pages, in fact, it’s almost as if we went to school with Shelby.
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The Bookworm: A Pioneer on Two Wheels

Set at a time when women (Black women in particular) had few rights, this book tells the true tale of a pioneer on two wheels.
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The Bookworm: ‘Ugly’ is a Beautiful Book

“I’m the ugliest person you’ve never met,” Robert Hoge says early in his book but readers will know better. They’ll know “Ugly” is the name of a beautiful book.
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The Bookworm: ‘Small Great Things’

Are we all just a little bit racist? That’s the uncomfortable, but necessary, question at the root of “Small Great Things.”
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The Bookworm: ‘Never Enter a Toy Shop after Midnight’

“Never enter a toy shop after midnight.” If those words don’t send a chill through your spine, then “The Motion of Puppets” is really not the book for you.
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The Bookworm: Treat Yourself to African American History

While it’s true that familiar names are everywhere in this book, readers will also be absolutely treated to stories and mini-biographies from regular people throughout history.
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The Bookworm: a Memorable Memoir in ‘The Fortress’

Danielle Trussoni lulls readers with a fairy tale and a questionable ending: will there be an Ever After or a screaming, Hollywood-like death of a marriage? “The Fortress” will keep you up all knight.
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The Bookworm: ‘The Bill the Cat Story’

So buy this book for your toddler and borrow it back as much as you need to. I predict you’ll need to a lot. For both of you, “The Bill the Cat Story” is worth the wait.
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