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Best African American fiction 2010

Author: Gerald Lyn Early; Nikki Giovanni
Publisher: New York : One World/Ballantine Books, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Short stories, American
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gerald Lyn Early; Nikki Giovanni
ISBN: 9780553806908 : 0553806904 9780553385359 0553385356
OCLC Number: 458586603
Description: xix, 313 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Stories: The Ariran's last life / Maria Eliza Hamilton Abegunde --
Three letters, one song & a refrain / Chris Abani --
The 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 --
The Torturer's wife / Thomas Glave --
Prince Valiant works the black seam / W. David Hall --
Out of body / Glenville Lovell --
A Few good men / David Nicholson. Novel excerpts: Excerpt from Yellow moon / Jewell Parker Rhodes --
Microstories / John Edgar Wideman --
The Gangsters / Colson Whitehead --
Excerpt from Where the line bleeds / Jesmyn Ward --
Arrivederci, aldo / Kim Sykes. Young adult fiction: Excerpt from Chains / Laurie Halse Anderson --
Excerpt from Up for it : a tale of the underground / L.F. Haines --
Excerpt from Mary Jane / Dorothy Sterling.
Responsibility: Gerald Early, series editor, Nikki Giovanni, guest editor.

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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.

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