I Was a Dancer

The autobiography of Jacques d'Amboise—who was born Joseph Ahearn in Dedham, MA, grew up on the tough streets of Washington Heights in NYC, and found his métier in the dance, under the tutelage and inspiration of George Balanchine—is, like the man himself, down-to-earth and transporting at the same time.

April 24: "[The HST] lifted a curtain from our view of the universe, changing it so profoundly that no human can look at the stars in the same way..."

Kenneth Calhoun (Black Moon) and Lysley Tenorio (Monstress) of the Discover Great New Writers program on B-movies, heritage, and finales.