21 Results
21 Results
Deacon King Kong —McBride, James, 1957- author.
Book
2020
7 available of 21 items

"From James McBride, author of the National Book Award-winning The Good Lord Bird, comes a wise and witty novel about what happens to the witnesses of a shooting. In September 1969, a fumbling, cranky old church deacon k...

The good lord bird —McBride, James, 1957- author.
Book
2020
4 available of 8 items

"Henry Shackleford is a young slave living in the Kansas Territory in 1857--a battleground between anti- and pro-slavery forces--when legendary abolitionist John Brown arrives. When an argument between Brown and Henry's ...

Kill 'em and leave : searching for James Brown and the American soul —McBride, James, 1957- author.
Book
2016
2 available of 3 items

Recounts the author's cultural journey in search of the man behind the legend of James Brown, discovering his rich musical legacy and the ongoing disputes surrounding his will as well as the complicated racial, music, an...

Five-carat soul —McBride, James, 1957- author.
Book
2017
6 available of 6 items

"Exciting new fiction from James McBride, the first since his National Book Award-winning novel The good lord bird. The stories in Five-carat soul -- none of them ever published before -- spring from the place where iden...

Deacon King Kong a novel —McBride, James, 1957-
Large Print
2020
1 available of 6 items

In September 1969, a fumbling, cranky old church deacon known as Sportcoat shuffles into the courtyard of the Cause Houses housing project in south Brooklyn, pulls a .38 from his pocket, and in front of everybody shoots ...

Five-carat soul —McBride, James, 1957- author.
Book On CD
2017
1 available of 2 items

"Exciting new fiction from James McBride, the first since his National Book Award-winning novel The good lord bird. The stories in Five-carat soul -- none of them ever published before -- spring from the place where iden...

Song yet sung —McBride, James, 1957-
Book
2008
7 available of 8 items

"March, 1850. In the tense days, before the Civil War, a slave breakout in the labyrinthine swamps of Maryland's eastern shore sets loose a riveting drama of violence, hope, and redemption among slave catchers, plantatio...

Five-carat soul —McBride, James, 1957- author.
Large Print
2017
5 available of 5 items

"Exciting new fiction from James McBride, the first since his National Book Award-winning novel The good lord bird. The stories in Five-carat soul -- none of them ever published before -- spring from the place where iden...

Deacon King Kong : a novel —McBride, James, 1957- author.
Book On CD
2020
2 available of 3 items

"In September 1969, a fumbling, cranky old church deacon known as Sportcoat shuffles into the courtyard of the Cause Houses housing project in south Brooklyn, pulls a .45 from his pocket, and in front of everybody shoots...

The color of water a Black man's tribute to his white mother —McBride, James, 1957-
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2009

One of twelve siblings in Brooklyn, the author was confused about his mother's race. She called herself light-skinned and refused to discuss her past. Years later she admitted to being an Orthodox rabbi's daughter whose ...

Here comes Mr. Jordan
DVD
2016
1 available of 3 items

Joe is a boxer who is headed for a championship fight when he is killed in a plane crash. Unfortunately for Joe, he was not supposed to die in the crash, but was instead brought up to heaven too soon by an overeager ange...

Song yet sung —McBride, James, 1957-
Large Print
2008
0 available of 1 items

Miracle at St. Anna
DVD
2009
3 available of 4 items

August 1944. Follows four black soldiers of the all-black 92nd Infantry Division who get trapped near the small Tuscan village of Sant'Anna di Stazzema on the Gothic Line during the Italian Campaign of World War II. One ...

The color of water a Black man's tribute to his white mother —McBride, James, 1957-
Restricted EAudiobook (NNELS)
1998

James McBride grew up one of twelve siblings in an all-black housing project in Brooklyn, the son of a black minister and a woman who would not admit she was white. His mother was an inspiring figure who saw her dozen ch...

Miracle at St. Anna —McBride, James, 1957-
Book
2002
1 available of 1 items

The good lord bird —McBride, James, 1957-
Book On CD
2013
3 available of 3 items

Henry Shackleford is a young slave living in the Kansas Territory in 1857, when the region is a battleground between anti- and pro-slavery forces. When John Brown, the legendary abolitionist, arrives in the area, an argu...

Miracle at St. Anna
Blu-ray
2009
1 available of 1 items

August 1944. Follows four black soldiers of the all-black 92nd Infantry Division who get trapped near the small Tuscan village of Sant'Anna di Stazzema on the Gothic Line during the Italian Campaign of World War II. One ...

The Good Lord Bird —McBride, James, 1957-
Large Print
2013
1 available of 1 items

Henry Shackleford is a young slave living in the Kansas Territory in 1857, when the region is a battleground between anti- and pro-slavery forces. When John Brown, the legendary abolitionist, arrives in the area, an argu...

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