Valerie Vande Panne


My Books

My short-read, pocket-sized paperbacks can be ordered via Amazon or by emailing your name, mailing address, and title and quantity you’d like to order to valerie [@] valerievandepanne [.] com:

A Weed Grows in Boston

Truth & Reconciliation in Practice

Check out books from friends:

¿De dónde vengo?  by Halima Cassells

2024 Revisited: The prophetic graphic novel, newly annotated and now in color, by Ted Rall

A Curious Life: From Rebel Orphan to Innovative Scientist, by Thomas Haines

Alfred Hair: Heart of the Highwaymen, by Gary Monroe

Bullshit Jobs: A Theory, by David Graeber

Dollars and Sense: How We Misthink Money and How to Spend Smarter, by Jeff Kreisler

Eat the Weeds: A Forager’s Guide to Identifying and Harvesting 274 Wild Foods, by “Green Deane” Jordan

Jelly Roll Blues: Censored Songs & Hidden Histories, by Elijah Wald

The Library of Second Chances: A Heartwarming Summer Romance, by Savannah Carlisle

The Poisoned City: Flint’s Water and the American Urban Tragedy, by Anna Clark

Prescription for Pain: How a Once-Promising Doctor Became the “Pill Mill Killer”, by Philip Eil

Saturday Millionaires: How Winning Football Builds Winning Colleges, by Kristi Dosh

The State You’re In: Florida Men, Florida Women, and Other Wildlife, by Craig Pittman

Swap 101: Swap for Fun: A Guide for Fashion Exchange and Upcycling, by Free Market of Detroit

Where did I come from? by Halima Cassells

A partial list of books citing my work

If you like my work–here are some academics who have cited it in their own work:

Capitalism: A Conversation in Critical Theory, By Nancy Fraser, Rahel Jaeggi

The Fifty-Year Rebellion: How the U.S. Political Crisis Began in Detroit, By Scott Kurashige 

The Environmental Case: Translating Values Into Policy By Judith A. Layzer

NACLA, North American College on Latin America, Vol. 36, Pg. 45

Demystifying Shariah: What It Is, How It Works, and Why It’s Not Taking Over Our Country, by Sumbul Ali-Karamali 

Dwellbeing: Finding home in the city, by Claire Bradbury and Tony Juniper

+ African Goddess Initiation: Sacred Rituals for Self-Love, Prosperity, and Joy, by Abiola Abrams

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