Betsey Brown

By: Shange, Ntozake

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BZ1 - A hard cover first edition library rebound withdrawn ex-library book in good+ condition. Stated first edition. A tight, clean, sound copy in red cloth covered boards with white lettering and a graphic on the spine with very minor overall shlf wear plus there are the usual library stamps and label on the top outside paper edges, front endpaper, and title page. the dust jacket shows minor overall shelf wear plus there is some light sunning along the spine and over all of the front plus it is still in the original library mylar sleeve. The story of a thirteen year old African-American girl poised between childhood and the romance and politics of the adult world. Set in St. Louis in 1959, the year school integration there disrupted everybody's lives. A complex portrait of an extended African-American family during the main character's adolescent awakening. By the author of "For Colored Girls who Have considered Suicide/When the Rainbow is Enuf", "Three Pieces", "Nappy Edges", "A Daughter's Geography", "Sassafrass, Cypress and Indigo". 207p.

Title: Betsey Brown

Author: Shange, Ntozake

Categories: Ethnic Fiction, Literary Novels, African-American Literature, General Fiction, Fiction,

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, St. Martin's Press: 1985

ISBN: 0312077270

ISBN 13: 9780312077273

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Type: Ex-Library

Size: 5.5"x8.25"

Book ID: SCW07457

Keywords: Fiction Literature Literary Fiction Life Daily African American Family African-American Family Afroamerican Family Afro-american Family African American Families African-American Families Afroamerican Families Afro-american Families,