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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: Unknown - Publish Date: 2012-01-01 - Publisher: Unknown
Description: Scoring a 5 on the AP Test Has Just Become Easier You no longer have to choose between "teaching the work" or "teaching to the test." Prestwick House Advanced Placement Teaching Units allow you to do both. Because we wanted the Prestwick House AP Teaching Units to meet the rigorous demands of the Advanced Placement class, we wrote detailed study guides that focus on the types of literary knowledge your students will have to demonstrate on their AP exams.
Author(s): James McBride
Book Pages: 359 - Publish Date: 2008 - Publisher: Penguin
Description: A tale set against a backdrop of slave rights conflicts in the nineteenth-century Chesapeake Bay region finds young runaway Liz Spocott inadvertently inspiring a slave breakout from the attic prison of a notorious slave thief who vengefully calls slave catcher Denwood Long out of retirement. 100,000 first printing.
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: 328 - Publish Date: 2008-09-02 - 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. James McBride’s powerful memoir, The Color of Water, was a groundbreaking literary phenomenon that transcended racial and religious boundaries, garnering unprecedented acclaim and topping bestseller lists for more than two years. N...
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: Unknown - Publish Date: 2014-05-28 - Publisher: Unknown
Description: This book introduces Mr. Deep Positivity to the world
Author(s): James McBride
Book Pages: 256 - Publish Date: 2016-11-01 - 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. Kill 'Em and Leave is more than a ...
Book Pages: 146 - Publish Date: 2002 - Publisher: Unknown
Description: The M.I.L.K. Collection portrays unforgettable images of human life, from its fragile moments to its last. They tell us that the rich bond that exists between families and friends is universal. Representing many diverse cultures, the compelling and powerful photographs convey feelings experienced by people around the globe. Transcending borders, the M.I.L.K. imagery reaches across continents to ce...
Book Pages: Unknown - Publish Date: 1753-01-01 - Publisher: Unknown
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