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WORD is pleased to partner with like-minded film studios like NEON and Magnolia to bring you films we feel emobody the independent spirit we all share. A portion of the proceeds from each ticket purchased go directly to WORD to help support our store, our bookslellers and our community as well as back into local independent cinemas who have been forced to shutter during the pandemic. 

Here is a list of films currently available to stream on demand. Just click to register and begin your 3-day movie rental. Below, you'll find a related reading list. 

           

 


 

Out Stealing Horses: A Novel Cover Image
By Per Petterson, Anne Born (Translated by)
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ISBN: 9780312427085
Availability: Out of Print
Published: Picador - April 29th, 2008

We were going out stealing horses. That was what he said, standing at the door to the cabin where I was spending the summer with my father. I was fifteen. It was 1948 and oneof the first days of July.


Walking with the Wind: A Memoir of the Movement Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781476797717
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Published: Simon & Schuster - February 10th, 2015

An award-winning national bestseller, Walking with the Wind is one of our most important records of the American Civil Rights Movement.


The Fire Next Time (Vintage International) Cover Image
$13.95
ISBN: 9780679744726
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Published: Vintage - December 1st, 1992

"Basically the finest essay I’ve ever read. . . . Baldwin refused to hold anyone’s hand. He was both direct and beautiful all at once. He did not seem to write to convince you. He wrote beyond you.” --Ta-Nehisi Coates
 


The Source of Self-Regard: Selected Essays, Speeches, and Meditations (Vintage International) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780525562795
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Published: Vintage - January 14th, 2020

Here is Toni Morrison in her own words: a rich gathering of her most important essays and speeches, spanning four decades. 


Molly Ivins: A Rebel Life Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781586489052
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Published: PublicAffairs - November 9th, 2010

She was a groomed for a gilded life in moneyed Houston, but Molly Ivins left the country club behind to become one of the most provocative, courageous, and influential journalists in American history. Presidents and senators called her for advice; her column ran in 400 newspapers; her books, starting with Molly Ivins Can't Say That, Can She?, were bestsellers.