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Dialect Tales by Sherwood Bonner

Published 18 May 2008

Adult


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A Black woman who grew up amid prejudice and poverty in the South finds comfort and strength in the civil-rights movement.


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Ambitious and masterfully-wrought, Lauren Francis-Sharma's Book of the Little Axe is an incredible journey, spanning decades and oceans from Trinidad to the American West during the tumultuous days of warring colonial powers and westward expansion. In 1796 Trinidad, young Rosa Rendon quietly but purposefully rebels against the life others expect her to lead. Bright, competitive, and opinionated, Rosa sees no reason she should learn to cook and keep house, for it is obvious her talents lie in ru...




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Blood Ties by Unique Penn

Published 20 February 2015

Adult


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The Tree Named John by John B. Sale

Published 30 January 1929

Adult

This book deals with the Afro-American of the early twentieth century and is rich in folk beliefs attending every phase of daily life. The author has been unusually successful in portraying the relation between Aunt Betsey and the little boy, John; and Uncle Alford's tales of Brer Mole, Brer Rabbit, Brer Crickit, and many others have been considered by some readers to excel Uncle Remus. Humor pervades the book. Originally published in 1929. A UNC Press Enduring Edition -- UNC Press Enduring Ed...


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Kindred Spirits by Kevin Christopher Brown

Published 8 October 2018

Adult


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The Marrow of Tradition is a compressed epic and a political thriller. It spans two generations of whites and blacks whose blood and fortunes are entwined. The author surrounds these families with characters who are constantly negotiating their positions on the racial, social, and moral scales. In addition to a romantic subplot, there are moments of grisly comedy that make you feel you are witnessing a minstrel show from hell. The novel leaves questions which today remain unanswered.


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The Unfettered Human Soul by Marilyn Jane

Published 1 March 2011

Adult



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Rookie by Christopher J Robinson

Published 10 January 2019

Adult



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A Bed Made in Heaven by Sandra Seaton

Published 10 May 2019

Adult


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1927. A classic story of rural life in 19th Century South Africa, it is a searing indictment of the rigid Boer social conventions. The first of the great South African novel chronicles the adventures of three childhood friends who defy societal repression. The novel's unorthodox views on religion and marriage aroused widespread controversy upon its 1883 publication, and the work retains in power more than a century later.



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Domestic Animals by Richard Lamb Allen

Published 31 December 2009

Children


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Elizabeth's Field by Barbara Lockhart

Published 4 July 2020

Adult