Voodoo Dreams: A Novel of Marie Laveau

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Product Details

Price
$22.00  $20.24
Publisher
St. Martins Press-3PL
Publish Date
September 05, 2000
Pages
448
Dimensions
5.5 X 1.1 X 8.4 inches | 1.14 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780312119317
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About the Author

Jewell Parker Rhodes is a professor of American literature and creative writing at Arizona State University. The recipient of a National Endowment for the Arts Award in Fiction, she lives with her husband and two children in Scottsdale, Arizona.

Reviews

"An overwhelming journey navigated with skill and imagination . . . captures the dazzle and showmanship of voodoo." --Los Angeles Times

"Bewitching . . . a character of vast dimension and feminine power." --Booklist

"Splendid intuition and a deft narrative style . . In her first novel, Rhodes demonstrates that she possesses as much conjuring literary ability as some of the most outstanding writers in the United States." --Houston A. Baker, Jr., African-American Review

"Marie Laveau is the most interesting character in American culture . . . I loved it." --Whoopi Goldberg