The Color of Water: A Black Man's Tribute to His White Mother

James McBride (Author)
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Product Details

Price
$16.00  $14.72
Publisher
Riverhead Books
Publish Date
February 07, 2006
Pages
328
Dimensions
5.1 X 7.9 X 0.8 inches | 0.55 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781594481925

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About the Author

James McBride is an accomplished musician and author of the National Book Award-winning The Good Lord Bird, the #1 bestselling American classic The Color of Water, and the bestsellers Song Yet Sung and Miracle at St. Anna. He is also the author of Kill 'Em and Leave, a James Brown biography. A recipient of the National Humanities Medal in 2016, McBride is a Distinguished Writer in Residence at New York University.

Reviews

"[A] triumph."--The New York Times Book Review

"As lively as a novel, a well-written, thoughtful contribution to the literature on race."--The Washington Post Book World

"Inspiring."--Glamour

"Vibrant."--The Boston Globe

"James McBride evokes his childhood trek across the great racial divide with the kind of power and grace that touches and uplifts all hearts."--Bebe Moore Campbell