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We are taking only what we need

Author: Stephanie Powell Watts
Publisher: Kansas City, Missouri : BkMk Press, University of Missouri-Kansas City, [2011] ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"These eleven stories blend gravity and humor to depict late 20th century rural North Carolina life, including African American women protagonists who encounter love and relationships, mental illness, racism, and, especially among Jehovah's Witnesses' faith"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Short stories, American
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephanie Powell Watts
ISBN: 9781886157798 1886157790
OCLC Number: 742234285
Notes: A collection of short stories.
Description: 209 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Family museum of the ancient postcards --
If you hit Randolph County, you've gone too far --
We are taking only what we need --
Unassigned territory --
All the sad etc. --
Welcome to the city of dreams --
Do you remember the summer of love? --
Black power --
Highway 18 --
There can bever be another me.
Responsibility: Stephanie Powell Watts.

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"These eleven stories blend gravity and humor to depict late 20th century rural North Carolina life, including African American women protagonists who encounter love and relationships, mental illness, racism, and, especially among Jehovah's Witnesses' faith"--Provided by publisher.

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