A political thriller about strong-minded women and men, The Dark Path to the River tells a love story that moves between Wall Street and Africa."Particularly successful in building suspense sensitive and ambitious."-New York Times Book Review"A knockout of a novel-impressive in its scope but at the same time intimate and personal an extraordinary book."-Elisabeth Forsythe Hailey, A Woman of Independent Means"Joanne Leedom-Ackerman knows suspense like Hitchcock But what distinguishes the novel is its characters [They] give this fine novel its power."-Washington Post"A book that provokes thought and is most entertaining to read."-Los Angeles Times"The story's power comes from its daring and imaginative scope, its sense of humanity and human connectedness across the 'small' events of life and the larger events which come to be called history."-Dallas Morning News
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Joanne Leedom-Ackerman won praise in The New York Times and other major media for The Dark Path to the River and her short story collection No Marble Angels. An award-winning journalist, she has taught writing at New York University, City University of New York, Occidental College and UCLA Extension. She has served as International Secretary of International PEN. Visit her online at: www.joanneleedom-ackerman.com
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Book Description Saybrook Pub, 1988. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. First Edition. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0933071167
Book Description Saybrook Pub, 1988. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0933071167
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