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1 Ansa, Tina McElroy UGLY WAYS
New York Harvest Book 1995 0156000776 / 9780156000772 First Edition Thus Softcover 
Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. ; The daughters of Mudear Lovejoy--strong sister Betty, restless divorcee Emily, and Annie Ruth, a TV anchorwoman who is pregnant out of wedlock--gather in their mother's home to mourn her death.; Trade PB; 277 pages 
Price: 8.00 USD
 
 
2 Bland, Eleanor Taylor DONE WRONG A Martin MacAlister Mystery
New York NY St. Martin's Press 1995 0312130538 / 9780312130534 First Edition Hardcover 
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Illinois policewoman Marty MacAlister investigates the death of her husband--a fellow cop--confronting police bureaucracy and dangers of the streets and risking more than she can afford to find the truth.; 216 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
 
 
3 Campbell, Bebe Moore BROTHERS AND SISTERS
New York NY G. P. Putnam's Sons 1994 039913929X / 9780399139291 First Edition Hardcover 
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Owner inscribed; Struggling with her own personal issues after the Los Angeles riots, Esther Jackson, a Black employee at a downtown bank, is heartened when a Black man is hired as senior vice-president, until he sexually harasses her white friend and coworker. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
SINGING IN THE COMEBACK CHOIR, Campbell, Bebe Moore
4 Campbell, Bebe Moore SINGING IN THE COMEBACK CHOIR
New York NY G. P. Putnam's Sons 1998 0399142983 / 9780399142987 First Edition Hardcover 
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; A successful producer tries to revitalize the ghetto of her youth.; 372 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
5 Carrington, Roslyn THIRST FOR RAIN
New York Kensington Publishing Corp. 2000 1575665751 / 9781575665757 First Paperback Edition Softcover 
Very Good with no dust jacket; In the foothills of northern Trinidad, during a dry season more in tense than in any memory, men and women struggle side by side in the cramped communal yard of a small hillside neighborhood. ; Trade PB; 202 pages 
Price: 8.00 USD
 
 
RATTLEBONE, Clair, Maxine
6 Clair, Maxine RATTLEBONE
New York NY Farrar, Straus & Giroux 1994 0374247161 / 9780374247164 First Edition Hardcover 
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn at edges. ; A vivid recreation of the black Midwest of the 1950s focuses on the fictional community of Rattlebone, north of Kansas City, introducing such unforgettable characters as the new schoolteacher, October Brown, and young but wise Irene Wilson. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
7 Couch, William editor NEW BLACK PLAYWRIGHTS An Anthology
Baton Rouge, La Louisiana State University Press 1968 First Edition Hardcover 
Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear; 258 pages 
Price: 8.00 USD
 
 
SILENT CRADLE, Cuthbert, Margaret
8 Cuthbert, Margaret SILENT CRADLE
New York Pocket 1998 0671015133 / 9780671015138 First Edition Hardcover 
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn at edges. ; Her potential position as the first African-American woman chair of Berkeley Hills Hospital threatened by a medical saboteur, Rae Duprae investigates strange happenings at a politically sensitive birth center run by her ex-lover and nemesis, Bo Michaels. ; 353 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
HOME REPAIRS A Novel, Ellis, Trey
9 Ellis, Trey HOME REPAIRS A Novel
New York NY Simon & Schuster 1993 0671769243 / 9780671769246 First Edition Hardcover 
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; The journal of Austin McMillan, a young, privileged black man, chronicles his romantic history as he tangles with the issues of love and sex. ; 332 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
ROOTS The Saga of an American Family, Haley, Alex
10 Haley, Alex ROOTS The Saga of an American Family
New York NY Doubleday 1976 0385037872 / 9780385037877 Hardcover 
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn at edges. Large black mark on back pastedown. ; 688 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
 
 
ROOTS The Saga of an American Family, Haley, Alex
11 Haley, Alex ROOTS The Saga of an American Family
New York NY Dell 1977 0440174643 / 9780440174646 Third Printing Paperback 
Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. Crease in spine. ; 729 pages 
Price: 8.00 USD
 
 
LAKESTOWN REBELLION, Hunter, Kristin
12 Hunter, Kristin LAKESTOWN REBELLION
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1978 0684155729 / 9780684155722 First Edition Hardcover 
Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket; Exlibrary with markings. ; When the blacks of Lakestown are threatened by a huge highway that will destroy their homes, they conspire to thwart construction through ingenious nonviolent rebellion ; Ex-Library; 314 pages 
Price: 8.00 USD
 
 
13 James, Kelvin Christopher SECRETS
New York Villard Books 1993 0679424091 / 9780679424093 First Edition Hardcover 
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; 197 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
 
 
14 Kelley, William Melvin DIFFERENT DRUMMER
Garden City, NY Doubleday & Co. 1969 0385010796 / 9780385010795 Softcover 
Very Good with no dust jacket; Writing on back page; Trade PB 
Price: 12.00 USD
 
 
15 McKinney-Whetstone, Diane TUMBLING
New York William Morrow 1996 068814487x / 9780688144876 Third Printing Hardcover 
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn at edges. Previous owner's name. ; 340 pages 
Price: 8.00 USD
 
 
16 McMillan, Terry HOW STELLA GOT HER GROOVE BACK
New York NY Viking 1996 0670869902 / 9780670869909 First Edition Hardcover 
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Presents a humorous novel about a woman who unexpectedly finds love but who just might be losing her mind. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
17 McMillan, Terry HOW STELLA GOT HER GROOVE BACK
New York NY Viking 1996 0670869902 / 9780670869909 First Edition Hardcover 
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Presents a humorous novel about a woman who unexpectedly finds love but who just might be losing her mind. ; 368 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
18 McMillan, Terry HOW STELLA GOT HER GROOVE BACK
New York NY Viking 1996 0670869902 / 9780670869909 First Edition Hardcover 
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn at edges. ; Presents a humorous novel about a woman who unexpectedly finds love but who just might be losing her mind. ; 368 pages 
Price: 8.00 USD
 
 
19 McMillan, Terry WAITING TO EXHALE
New York NY Viking 1992 0670839809 / 9780670839803 Second Printing Hardcover 
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Four African-American women console and support one another in a complex friendship that helps each of them face the middle of their lives as single women. ; 409 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
WAITING TO EXHALE, McMillan, Terry
20 McMillan, Terry WAITING TO EXHALE
New York NY Pocket 1993 0671864173 / 9780671864170 First Paperback Edition Paperback 
Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. Creases in spine ; Four African-American women console and support one another in a complex friendship that helps each of them face the middle of their lives as single women. ; Mass Market PB; 400 pages 
Price: 6.00 USD
 
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