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Author(s): James McBride
Book Pages: 384 - Publish Date: 2008-02-05 - Publisher: Penguin
Description: From the New York Times bestselling author of The Good Lord Bird, winner of the 2013 National Book Award for Fiction, and Kill 'Em and Leave, a James Brown biography. In the days before the Civil War, a runaway slave named Liz Spocott breaks free from her captors and escapes into the labyrinthine swamps of Maryland’s eastern shore, setting loose a drama of violence and hope among slave catchers,...
Author(s): James McBride
Book Pages: 256 - Publish Date: 2012-03-01 - Publisher: A&C Black
Description: As a boy in Brooklyn's Red Hook projects, James McBride knew his mother was different. But when he asked about it, she'd simply say 'I'm light-skinned.' Later he wondered if he was different too, and asked his mother if he was black or white. 'You're a human being,' she snapped. 'Educate yourself or you'll be a nobody!' And when James asked what colour God was, she said 'God is the colour of water...
Author(s): James McBride
Book Pages: 480 - Publish Date: 2013-08-20 - Publisher: Penguin
Description: Winner of the 2013 National Book Award for Fiction Soon to be a major motion picture starring Liev Schreiber and Jaden Smith A Washington Post, Publishers Weekly, Oprah Magazine Top 10 Book of the Year “A magnificent new novel by the best-selling author James McBride.” –cover review of The New York Times Book Review “Outrageously entertaining.” –USA Today “James McBride delivers anot...
Author(s): James McBride
Book Pages: Unknown - Publish Date: 1909 - Publisher: Unknown
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Author(s): James McBride
Book Pages: 336 - Publish Date: 2008-09-02 - Publisher: Penguin
Description: Look out for McBride's new book, Five-Carat Soul From the New York Times bestselling author of The Good Lord Bird, winner of the 2013 National Book Award for Fiction, and Kill 'Em and Leave, a James Brown biography. James McBride’s powerful memoir, The Color of Water, was a groundbreaking literary phenomenon that transcended racial and religious boundaries, garnering unprecedented acclaim and to...
Author(s): James McBride
Book Pages: 41 - Publish Date: 1939 - Publisher: Unknown
Description: An autobiography of the life of James McBride born 9 May 1818 in New Lancester, Fairfield County, Ohio. He was the son of Thomas McBride (1776-1838) and Catherine John. James married 1) 7 Mar 1844 Olive Mehetable Cheney in Nauvoo, Hancock County, Illinois. They settled in Willow Creek (now Grantsville, Utah) in 1850. He married 2) 7 Nov 1856 Marian Louisa Redden (1841-1875), and 3) 25 Oct 1875 Christine C. Johnson. He died in 1876.
Book Pages: 380 - Publish Date: 1968 - Publisher: Unknown
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Author(s): James McBride
Book Pages: 610 - Publish Date: 2014-02-11 - Publisher: iUniverse
Description: August 1914, Britain is aflame with war and patriotism. Men from all over the country rush to enlist, volunteering to fight for King and country. Most are young and innocent and cannot possibly foresee the horrors that await them on the bloody battlegrounds of the Western Front. How many of them will survive? Brothers Tom and David Duke have spent most of their lives playing rugby together. With t...
Author(s): James McBride
Book Pages: 256 - Publish Date: 2016-04-05 - Publisher: Spiegel & Grau
Description: National Book Award winner James McBride goes in search of the “real” James Brown after receiving a tip that promises to uncover the man behind the myth. His surprising journey illuminates not only our understanding of this immensely troubled, misunderstood, and complicated soul genius but the ways in which our cultural heritage has been shaped by Brown’s legacy. NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS ...
Book Pages: 168 - Publish Date: 1826 - Publisher: Unknown
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