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In Love and Trouble : Stories of Black Women (73 Edition)by Alice Walker
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Admirers of The Color Purple will find in these stories more evidence
of Walkers power to depict black women—women who vary
greatly in background yet are bound together by what they share in
common.Taken as a whole, their stories form an enlightening,
disturbing view of life in the South.
Admirers of The Color Purple will find in these stories more evidence of Walkers power to depict black women-women who vary greatly in background yet are bound together. “One of the most important, grieving, graceful, and honest writers ever to come into print” (June Jordan).
About the Author
Best-selling novelist ALICE WALKER is also the author of three collections of short stories, three collections of essays, six volumes of poetry, and several childrens books. Her books have been translated into more than two dozen languages. Born in Eatonton, Georgia, Walker now lives in northern California..
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Roselily — "Really, doesn't crime pay?" — Her sweet Jerome — The child who favored daughter --Everyday use — The revenge of Hannah Kemhuff --The welcome table — Strong horse tea — Entertaining God — The diary of an African nun — The flowers --We drink the wine in France — To hell with dying.
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