Review: Tan France’s Queer Icons by Tan France

Title: Tan France’s Queer Icons Author: Tan France Narrator: Tan France Genre: LGBTQ history Length: 4h 35m In this eight episode podcast, Tan France takes us through some of history’s LGBTQIA+ icon. These episodes also include interviews with some of the queer icons, historians, psychiantists, family and friends of the icons, as well as other … More Review: Tan France’s Queer Icons by Tan France

Review: White Fragility: Why It’s So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism by Robin DiAngelo

Title: White Fragility: Why It’s So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism Author: Robin DiAngelo Narrator: Amy Landon  Genre: Nonfiction Length: 6h 21m “White people raised in Western society are conditioned into a white supremacist worldview because it is the bedrock of our society and its institutions. Regardless of whether a parent told … More Review: White Fragility: Why It’s So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism by Robin DiAngelo

Review: Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man by Emmanuel Acho

Title: Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man Author: Emmanuel Acho Narrator: Emmanuel Acho Genre: Nonfiction Length: 4hr 26min Read: March 9, 2021 In Uncomfortable Conversations with A Black Man, Emmanuel Acho answers common questions that many white Americans are afraid to ask, but need the answers to. Narrated by Acho, this audiobook takes the listener … More Review: Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man by Emmanuel Acho

Review: A Grown-Up Guide to Oceans by Ben Garrod

Title: A Grown-Up Guide to Oceans Author: Ben Garrod Genre: Nonfiction  Length: 3h 5min Read: March 8, 2021 Professor Ben Garrod returns to discuss the evolution of the ocean and how it leads to life. With six episodes, Garrod takes you through an oceanic journey from the beginning of life to present day.  This was … More Review: A Grown-Up Guide to Oceans by Ben Garrod

Review: Days that Changed the World by Carrie Gibson

Title:  Days That Changed the World Author Carrie Gibson Genre: Nonfiction Format: Audiobook Length: 4h 50m Dates Read: November 10, 2020 *Overall rating is the average of the following ratings.* Episode 1: World War II Ghost Army: 5 starsSeptember 21, 1944. This was a fascinating episode. Before listening to this, I had never heard of … More Review: Days that Changed the World by Carrie Gibson

Review: Earpedia: Animals by Sue Perkins

Title:  Earpedia: Animals Author: Sue Perkins Narrator: Sue Perkins Genre: Nonfiction Format: Audiobook Length: 2h 10m Date Read: July 11, 2020 Sue Perkins, former Bake Off host and comedian, presents thirteen episodes about some weird and interesting facts about the animal kingdom. These short but informative episodes were packed with weird and disturbing facts about … More Review: Earpedia: Animals by Sue Perkins

Review: In Search of Black History with Bonnie Greer

Title:  In Search of Black History with Bonnie Greer Author: Bonnie Greer Narrator: Bonnie Greer Genre: Nonfiction Format: Audiobook Length: 5h 30m Date Read: July 7, 2020 This is an eight part series that discusses Black history from 300,000 years ago to now. It presented information about people who have barely been heard of before … More Review: In Search of Black History with Bonnie Greer

Review: Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You by Jason Reynolds and Ibram X. Kendi

Title:  Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You Author: Jason Reynolds, Ibram X. Kendi Genre: Nonfiction Format: Audiobook Listening Time: 4hr 11m Date Read: June 17, 2020 “There will come a time when we will love humanity, when we will gain the courage to fight for an equitable society for our beloved humanity, knowing, intelligently, that when … More Review: Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You by Jason Reynolds and Ibram X. Kendi

Review: The History of Ancient Egypt by Bob Brier

Title:  The History of Ancient Egypt Author: Bob Brier Series: The Great Courses Genre: Nonfiction Format: Audiobook  Length: 24 hours  25 min. Date Read: May 26, 2020 This audiobook consists of 48 lectures discussing the history of Ancient Egypt.  It starts with prehistoric Egypt and goes through to the end of the Egyptian empire with … More Review: The History of Ancient Egypt by Bob Brier

Review: Powerful Women Who Ruled the Ancient World by Kara Cooney

Title:  Powerful Women Who Ruled the Ancient World Author: Kara Cooney Genre: Nonfiction, Ancient History Format: Audiobook Length: 5 hrs and 45 mins Date Read: May 2, 2020 This audiobook is broken down into twelve lectures that discuss women in power in the ancient world, what power is, the different types of power there are … More Review: Powerful Women Who Ruled the Ancient World by Kara Cooney