Once upon a Time When We Were Colored

3.9 avg rating
( 210 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780933031340: Once upon a Time When We Were Colored
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

The author shares his memories of the Black community in Glen Allan, Mississippi during the last years of segregation

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Book Description:

A touching autobiography of a black man and his family in a small Mississippi town during the 1940s and 1950s. (Best Books for Senior High Readers)

About the Author:

Clifton Taulbert is the author of three memoirs: Once Upon A Time When We Were Colored, the basis for the critically acclaimed feature film by the same name; The Last Train North, Watching Our Crops Come In, and most recently, Little Cliff and the Porch People. He was the recipient of the 27th annual NAACP Image Award for Literature, and was also one of the first African-American writers to win the Mississippi Institute of Arts and Letters Award for Nonfiction.

Time magazine named him one of America's outstanding black entrepreneurs. He is an acclaimed speaker who lectures around the world to schools, educators, businesses, and professional groups on the subject of the Eight Habits of the Heart.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Other Popular Editions of the Same Title

9780140244779: Once Upon a Time When We Were Colored: Tie In Edition

Featured Edition

ISBN 10:  0140244778 ISBN 13:  9780140244779
Publisher: Penguin Books, 1995
Softcover

9780933031197: Once Upon a Time When We Were Colored

Counci..., 1995
Hardcover

9781577780281: Once upon a Time When We Were Colored

Albury..., 1997
Hardcover

9780606311700: Once Upon A Time When We Were Colored

Demco ..., 2004
Softcover

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Clifton L. Taulbert
Published by Council Oak Books (1991)
ISBN 10: 0933031343 ISBN 13: 9780933031340
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Portland, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Council Oak Books, 1991. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0933031343

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 20.28
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.27
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

2.

Clifton L. Taulbert
ISBN 10: 0933031343 ISBN 13: 9780933031340
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
BennettBooksLtd
(San Diego, CA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Condition: New. New. Seller Inventory # STRM-0933031343

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 78.75
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.95
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

3.

Clifton L. Taulbert
Published by Council Oak Books (1991)
ISBN 10: 0933031343 ISBN 13: 9780933031340
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Books Express
(Portsmouth, NH, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Council Oak Books, 1991. Paperback. Condition: New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Seller Inventory # 0933031343n

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 90.80
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds