Genre Archives: Biography

More than Rivals (Book)

Dove "Faith-Based" Some Content May Be Objectionable
Based on real-life events, "More Than Rivals: The Story of a Championship Game and a Friendship that Moved a Town Beyond Black and White" deftly demonstrates the struggles small towns faced during desegregation by shedding light on a little-known story from that time period. Author Ken Abraham [...]

The Birth of a Nation (2016)

October 7, 2016
Not Recommended for Families
"The Birth of a Nation" is a period film based on the story of Nat Turner, a man who led a slave-driven rebellion in Southampton County, Virginia in 1831. The film features strong acting, particularly from Nate Parker as Nat, Armie Hammer as Samuel Turner, and Aja Naomi King as Cherry, the woman [...]