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Float Like a Butterfly (Muhammad Ali: The Man Who Could Float Like a Butterfly and Sting Like a Bee)

By: Shange, Ntozake

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Jump at the Sun / Hyperion Books for Children: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2198688

ISBN: 0786805544

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Fine. Near Fine. 2002 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. Unpaginated. Illustrated by Edel Rodriguez. Muhammad Ali, considered by many to be the finest athlete of the twentieth century, is also one of the most famous Americans of his time. Here is a compelling testimony to his courage, resilience in the face of controversy, and boxing prowess by Obie Award-winning author Ntozake Shange. In her own words, Shange shows us Ali and his life, from his childhood in the segregated South, to his meteoric rise in boxing to become the Heavyweight Champion of the Worl... View more info

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For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When the Rainbow is Enuf: A Choreopoem

By: Shange, Ntozake

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Scribner: 2010

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2204294

ISBN: 1439186812

Condition: Near Fine


1st printing. Near fine. 2010 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 96 pp. “If there are shoulders modern African-American women’s literature stands upon they belong to Ntozake Shange, who revolutionized theatre and literature with her iconic work for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf in the 1970s. Any of us writing today are inheritors of her genius.” ?SAPPHIRE, AUTHOR OF PUSH From its inception in California in 1974 to its highly acclaimed critical success at Joseph Papp’s Public Theater and on Broadway, the Obie Award–winni... View more info

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Liliane: Resurrection of the Daughter

By: Shange, Ntozake

Price: $15.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2271594

ISBN: 0312113102

Condition: Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A fine copy. 1994 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xii, 288 pp. In Liliane: Resurrection of the Daughter, Ntozake Shange brings the strands of memories, dreams, and expectations of a young black woman's life into ours. Through the voices of her childhood friends, Roxie, Lollie, and Bernadette, we encounter the last moments of legal segregation in Mississippi and the beginnings of class war within the black community of Queens. The voices of her lovers, Victor-Jesus, Zoom, Thayer, and Sawyer, reveal Liliane in the mor... View more info

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Daddy Says

By: Shange, Ntozake

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2282444

ISBN: 0689830815

Condition: Fine


First edition. A fine copy. 2003 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 183 pp. Do you really think she rides with us, Lucie? I mean, when we want to win so bad we can taste it in the back of our mouths and our throats go dry? Is Mama watchin' over us when it's our turn at the gate? Annie Sharon and Lucie-Marie, daughters of two African-American rodeo stars, have been raised by their loving but remote father, Tie-Down, since their mother, Twanda, was killed by an out-of-control horse. The girls feel their mother's absence terribly, especially now that they are beginning to g... View more info