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Knight, Ezra

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Works: 93 works in 221 publications in 1 language and 9,819 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Drama  Psychological fiction  Suspense fiction, American  Interviews  Juvenile works  Poetry  Biography  Self-instruction 
Roles: Narrator, Compiler, Actor, Performer
Classifications: PS3563.O528, 813.6
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Publications about Ezra Knight
Publications by Ezra Knight
Most widely held works by Ezra Knight
Sweetsmoke by David Fuller( file )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 780 libraries worldwide
Cassius Howard is a skilled slave, once his master's favorite. But his master Hoke is now little more than a fragile old man, depressed about an ever-shrinking plantation and losing a son to war. When an old freedwoman who once saved Cassius from Hoke's wrath is killed, Cassius risks everything to avenge her death
Borrow trouble by Mary Monroe( Computer File )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 760 libraries worldwide
In Mary Monroe's "Nightmare in Paradise," a dutiful wife explores her wild side during a Caribbean getaway, and in Victor McGlothin's "Bad Luck Shadow," a killer on the run from the law prepares to pull the biggest heist in history
Milk in my coffee by Eric Jerome Dickey( file )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 750 libraries worldwide
After Jordan Greene moves to Manhattan, he meets Kimberly Chavers, whose charm overwelms him. Kimberly is white, which makes Jordan go against the wishes of his mother who warned him to stay away from white women
The right mistake the further philosophical investigations of Socrates Fortlow by Walter Mosley( file )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 703 libraries worldwide
After serving nearly three decades in prison for his deadly crimes, Socrates returns to the streets of South Central L.A. to connect with old friends and encourage new ones to join him in his campaign to get to the heart of gang violence in the hopes of making a difference and saving the lives of others
The strong silent type by C. Kelly Robinson( Computer File )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 682 libraries worldwide
Deacon Davis struggles to regain his dignity after his debilitating speech impediment provokes his forced resignation from the first African American political party. Haunted by the fact that his handicap prevents him from upholding his father's legacy of advocating civil rights, he seeks professional help. Maria Oliver, a smart and sexy speech therapist, is just now recovering from a shadowy past. Under the comforting influence of Maria, Deacon begins to take control of not only his speech but his life, and Maria discovers a trust and comfort that she has never known
Ms. Etta's Fast House by Victor McGlothin( file )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 676 libraries worldwide
In 1947 St. Louis, Ms. Etta's is the place where a sinner can get all the boozy action he craves--that is until ladies' man Baltimore Floyd rolls into town and falls in the sack with the wrong woman
If it ain't one thing by Cheryl Robinson( file )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 628 libraries worldwide
Porter is a handsome Detroit firefighter who just got burned by his cheating girlfriend. Winona is a single mom who is getting by despite an old secret that haunts her. When Porter and Winona meet, they must face their pasts to allow their present romance to grow
Success is the best revenge by Tracie Howard( file )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 623 libraries worldwide
Lyle Johnson, a successful yet naïve Wall Street investment banker, seems to have found an ideal partner in Tess Aventura Dubois. She is a wealthy widow who has just moved back to New York City with enough cash to make his bar a happening night spot. But behind her glamorous facade lies a disturbing secret that could be Lyle's downfall: Tess was formerly known on the streets of New York as Tyrone, a scheming, cross-dressing small-time crook
Lady sings the cruels by Eric Pete( file )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 622 libraries worldwide
On the day he is supposed to propose to Amelia, things go tragically wrong, and Bodie ends up in the slammer with a conviction for manslaughter. Amelia can't believe Bodie is guilty, but she knows she's got to move on and find herself a better man. And just when she thinks she's found that man, Amelia finds out her new lover has more in common with Bodie than smooth moves
The Sunset Limited a novel in dramatic form by Cormac McCarthy( file )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 586 libraries worldwide
An encounter on a New York subway platform leads two strangers to a run-down tenement where a life or death decision must be made. The two men begin a conversation that leads each back through his own history, mining the origins of two fundamentally opposing worldviews
Cheaters by Eric Jerome Dickey( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 314 libraries worldwide
Takes a long look at the thrill of the romantic chase, and the obstacles that can block its path
Here in Harlem poems in many voices by Walter Dean Myers( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 202 libraries worldwide
Acclaimed writer Walter Dean Myers celebrates the people of Harlem with these powerful and soulful first-person poems in the voices of the residents who make up the legendary neighborhood : basketball players, teachers, mail carriers, jazz artists, maids, etc
Barack by Jonah Winter( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 173 libraries worldwide
Winter tells the moving story of Barack Obama. Beginning in Africa and Kansas, this enlightening biography describes Obama's life as an ongoing journey, from his birth in Hawaii to his election as president. Obama emerges as someone who, even from an early age, wondered where he belonged and who he might become
Ugly Fish by Kara LaReau( Sound Recording )
5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 170 libraries worldwide
At first Ugly Fish likes being alone in his tank so much that he eats any fish that tries to share it, but when he becomes lonely, he devises a better plan
4 guys and trouble by Marcus Major( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 160 libraries worldwide
Four college friends share something unusual in common. She's Erika, the kid sister of a friend who died, and the four buddies have promised to look out for her. Now she's a 24-year-old knockout who's arousing some not-so-sisterly feelings in the brothers
The Sunset Limited by Cormac McCarthy( file )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 156 libraries worldwide
An encounter on a New York subway platform leads two strangers to a run-down tenement where a life or death decision must be made. The two men begin a conversation that leads each back through his own history, mining the origins of two fundamentally opposing worldviews
Dutch by Teri Woods( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 137 libraries worldwide
Even while stealing cars, Dutch knew he was destined for more, and it wasn't long before he saw his chance to seize power in New Jersey. Now a Jersey kingpin, Dutch is coming under fire from an upstart DA--but it won't be easy to take down this streetwise criminal
Before I let go by Darren Coleman( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 127 libraries worldwide
Nate, Brendan, and Cory are very different men in pursuit of the same thing--the right woman. Nate, a notorious player, Brendan, a real gentleman with bad luck in the dating department, and Cory, a successful businessman who never got over his first love, all reach pivotal turning points in their lives. Now each of them must make difficult decisions in order to get what they want
Dutch II. Angel's revenge by Teri Woods( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 126 libraries worldwide
Crime lord Dutch is now out of the picture, and his top two lieutenants are vying for control of what's left of his vast criminal empire. Angel is a deadly assassin who will stop at nothing to get what she wants. But One-eyed Roc is matching her power plays move for move. Their battle will change the street landscape for years to come--no matter who wins
Friends and lovers by Eric Jerome Dickey( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 123 libraries worldwide
A comparison of the romances of two African-American women friends in Los Angeles. Debra, a nurse, decides to withhold sex from her man until marriage, while airline hostess Shelby engages in sex to secure marriage. By the author of Sister, Sister
 
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