ISBN 10 : 9780062748225
ISBN 13 : 006274822X
A major literary event: a newly published work from the author of the American classic Their Eyes Were Watching God, with a foreword from Pulitzer Prize-winning author Alice Walker..
ISBN 10 : 9780813542928
ISBN 13 : 0813542928
Though she died penniless and forgotten, Zora Neale Hurston is now recognized as a major figure in African American literature. Best known for her 1937 novel Their Eyes Were Watchi..
ISBN 10 : 9781620972960
ISBN 13 : 1620972964
★ “One can’t help but wonder why it took so long for this treasure to be translated into English. But it is here now.” —Booklist (starred review) ★ “Chamoiseau’s pr..
ISBN 10 : 0684842300
ISBN 13 : 9780684842301
Traces the career of the influential African-American writer, citing the historical backdrop of her life and work while considering her relationships with and influences on top lit..
ISBN 10 : 9781101616321
ISBN 13 : 1101616326
“An over-the-top romp through 1870s America . . . compulsively readable.” —Oprah.com Jean Zimmerman’s spectacular follow-up to The Orphanmaster has it all: Gilded Age roman..
ISBN 10 : 9780199723980
ISBN 13 : 0199723982
In the summer of 1860, more than fifty years after the United States legally abolished the international slave trade, 110 men, women, and children from Benin and Nigeria were broug..
ISBN 10 : 9780814724378
ISBN 13 : 081472437X
Over more than two centuries men, women, and children escaped from slavery to make the Southern wilderness their home. They hid in the mountains of Virginia and the low swamps of S..