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Campbell, Bebe Moore

ISBN 10: 039913929X / ISBN 13: 9780399139291
Published by G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1994
Used Condition: Very Fine Hardcover
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Highly praised writer's second novel, set in the white-hot center of racially troubled Los Angeles still healing from the scars of riots and violence. Beautiful tightly bound copy, a first edition with a full number row, no names or other markings except on the half title page, where the author has written; "To Sherri---Bebe Moore Campbell." The DJ is also bright, clean, not price clipped, now protected by a mylar sleeve. Bookseller Inventory # 003081

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Publisher: G. P. Putnam's Sons

Publication Date: 1994

Binding: Cloth/boards HB

Book Condition:Very Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Fine

Signed: Inscribed by Author

Edition: First Edition

About this title


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. 100,000 first printing.

About the Author:

Bebe Moore Campbell was a bestselling author and a journalist. Her nonfiction work has appeared in The New York Times, The Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, Ms., Essence, Black Enterprise, Ebony, Working Mother, USA Weekend, and Adweek, among other publications. She was a regular contributor to National Public Radio.

Bebe Moore Campbell was the author of such national, critically acclaimed bestsellers as Brothers and Sisters, Singing in the Comeback Choir, Your Blues Ain't Like Mine, and What You Owe Me as well as the award-winning children’s book, Sometimes My Mommy Gets Angry and the recently published Stompin’ at the Savoy.

Campbell was born and grew up in Philadelphia and graduated from the University of Pittsburgh, where she earned a bachelor of science degree in elementary education. She taught elementary and middle school for five years. She is survived by her husband, Ellis Gordon, Jr., her daughter, the actress Maia Campbell, and a son, Ellis Gordon III.

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