Charlie Chaplin

Sir Charles Spencer Chaplin better known as Charlie Chaplin is considered to be one of the greatest comic artists on the screen of all time. Chaplin was born in 1889 in London and had a difficult childhood living in different …


The Secret Life of Bees (Sue Monk Kidd, 2001)

The Secret Life of Bees tells the story of fourteen-year-old Lily Owens who leaves the life she knows behind and embarks on a journey in search of a much needed truth. South Carolina. The Civil Rights Act of 1964 has …


A Time to Kill (John Grisham, 1989)

Racial tensions in Clanton, a small town in Mississippi, reach boiling point after a brutal crime. Two drunk white racists ruthlessly assault a ten-year-old black girl, Tonya Hailey. Her father, Carl Lee, avenges his daughter’s shattered life by shooting the …