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Results for African American Fiction.
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Descript.
xix, 313 p. ; 25 cm.
Contents
Ariran's last life / Maria Eliza Hamilton Abegunde -- Three letters, one song & a refrain / Chris Abani -- Headstrong historian / Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie -- Bread and the land / Jeffery Renard Allen -- Body and soul / Wesley Brown -- Night coming / Desiree Cooper -- Ghosts / Edwidge Danticat -- Been meaning to say / Amina Gautier -- Torturer's wife / Thomas Glave -- Prince Valiant works the black seam / W. David Hall -- Out of body / Glenville Lovell -- Few good men / David Nicholson -- Microstories / John Edgar Wideman -- Gangsters / Colson Whitehead.
Summary
A collection that celebrates the contributions of African-American authors features short stories and novel excerpts by Michael Thomas, Jacqueline Woodson, Chimimanda Ngozi Adichie, Stephen Carter, and Christopher Paul Curtis.
Subject
Genre
Alt Author
Early, Gerald Lyn.
Giovanni, Nikki.
ISBN/ISSN
9780553806908
9780553385359 (pbk.)
Edition
Unabridged.
Descript.
1 online resource (9 audio files) : digital
Time
11:12:34
Descript.
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Note
Unabridged.
Performer
Narrator: Terry McMillan.
Summary
The #1 New York Times bestselling author of How Stella Got Her Groove Back and Waiting To Exhale is back with the inspiring story of a woman who shakes things up in her life to find greater meaningIn I Almost Forgot About You, Dr. Georgia Young's wonderful life—great friends, family, and successful career—aren't enough to keep her from feeling stuck and restless. When she decides to make some major changes in her life, including quitting her job as an optometrist and moving house, she finds herself on a wild journey that may or may not include a second chance at love. Georgia's bravery reminds us that it's never too late to become the person you want to be, and that taking chances, with your life and your heart, are always worthwhile. Big-hearted, genuine, and universal, I Almost Forgot About You shows what can happen when you face your fears, take a chance, and open yourself up to life, love, and the possibility of a new direction. It's everything you've always loved about Terry McMillan.— Library Journal - Best Books of the Year, African American Fiction
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Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 315590 KB).
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Genre
Alt Author
McMillan, Terry.
ISBN/ISSN
9781101913086 (sound recording)
Descript.
1 online resource
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Summary
The #1 New York Times bestselling author of How Stella Got Her Groove Back and Waiting To Exhale is back with the inspiring story of a woman who shakes things up in her life to find greater meaningIn I Almost Forgot About You, Dr. Georgia Young's wonderful life—great friends, family, and successful career—aren't enough to keep her from feeling stuck and restless. When she decides to make some major changes in her life, including quitting her job as an optometrist and moving house, she finds herself on a wild journey that may or may not include a second chance at love. Georgia's bravery reminds us that it's never too late to become the person you want to be, and that taking chances, with your life and your heart, are always worthwhile. Big-hearted, genuine, and universal, I Almost Forgot About You shows what can happen when you face your fears, take a chance, and open yourself up to life, love, and the possibility of a new direction. It's everything you've always loved about Terry McMillan.— Library Journal - Best Books of the Year, African American Fiction
Reproduction
Electronic reproduction. New York : Broadway Books, 2016. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 2486 KB) or Kobo app or compatible Kobo device (file size: N/A KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
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ISBN/ISSN
9781101902585 (electronic bk)
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