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The secret lives of church ladies —Philyaw, Deesha, author.
Book
2020
10 available of 10 items

"Explores the raw and tender places where Black women and girls dare to follow their desires and pursue a momentary reprieve from being good. The nine stories in this collection feature four generations of characters gra...

Every body looking —Iloh, Candice, author.
Book
2020
5 available of 5 items

When Ada leaves home for her freshman year at a Historically Black College, it's the first time she's ever been so far from her family-and the first time that she's been able to make her own choices and to seek her place...

The inheritance —Alers, Rochelle, author.
Book
2020
8 available of 8 items

"Corporate attorney Hannah DuPont-Lowell always pictured herself returning to New Orleans to retire-just not yet. But after her Manhattan company abruptly lays off its staff, there's no better place to figure out a next ...

Hidden figures
DVD
2017
33 available of 52 items

As the United States raced against Russia to put a man in space, NASA found untapped talent in a group of African-American female mathematicians that served as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in U.S. his...

The vanishing half —Bennett, Brit, author.
Book
2020
4 available of 91 items

"The Vignes twin sisters will always be identical. But after growing up together in a small, southern black community and running away at age sixteen, it's not just the shape of their daily lives that is different as adu...

The vanishing half —Bennett, Brit, author.
Large Print
2020
2 available of 18 items

"The Vignes twin sisters will always be identical. But after growing up together in a small, southern black community and running away at age sixteen, it's not just the shape of their daily lives that is different as adu...

The sound and the fury —Faulkner, William, 1897-1962.
Book On CD
3 available of 3 items

By turns lyrical and dramatic, hilarious and heartbreaking, The Sound and the Fury is the tragic story of beautiful Caddy Compson and the dissolution of her family.

Cane River —Tademy, Lalita, author.
Book
2002
24 available of 24 items

Follows four generations of African American women from slavery to the early twentieth century as they struggle for economic security and the future of their families along the Cane River in rural Louisiana.

The vanishing half —Bennett, Brit, author.
Book On CD
2020
0 available of 4 items

"The Vignes twin sisters will always be identical. But after growing up together in a small, southern black community and running away at age sixteen, it's not just the shape of their daily lives that is different as adu...

Josephine Baker's last dance —Jones, Sherry, 1961- author.
Book
2018
8 available of 11 items

"From the author of The Jewel of Medina, a moving and insightful novel based on the life of legendary performer and activist Josephine Baker, perfect for fans of The Paris Wife and Hidden Figures. Discover the fascinatin...

Tiny imperfections —Frank, Alli, author.
Book
2020
6 available of 6 items

"At thirty-nine, Josie Bordelon's modeling career as the 'it' black beauty of the '90s is far behind her. Now director of admissions at San Francisco's most sought after private school, she's chic, single, and determined...

Quicksand —Larsen, Nella, author.
Book
2006
0 available of 1 items

Murder in G major : a Gethsemane Brown mystery —Gordon, Alexia, author.
Book
2016
5 available of 5 items

"With few other options, African-American classical musician Gethsemane Brown accepts a less-than-ideal position turning a group of rowdy schoolboys into an award-winning orchestra. Stranded without luggage or money in t...

Claudine
DVD
2020
3 available of 4 items

Claudine, a struggling mother working to raise enough for her six children by working as a maid in a wealthy home, meets Roop, a charming man who holds back his affections because of his own struggles.

Room service —Alers, Rochelle, author.
Large Print
2018
3 available of 3 items

"Heartwarming and seductive series follows four very different women risking second chances deep in the sultry heart of New Orleans"-- Provided by publisher.

Saving Ruby King —West, Catherine Adel, author.
Book On CD
2020
1 available of 1 items

When Ruby King's mother is found murdered in their home in Chicago's South Side, the police dismiss it as another act of violence in a black neighborhood. But for Ruby, it's a devastating loss that leaves her on her own ...

Until there was you —Ray, Francis.
Book
2008
5 available of 5 items

"All he was looking for was some peace and quiet. Instead, what ex-FBI agent Lucas Grayson finds in the secluded cabin in the woods is a gorgeous, smoky-eyed woman...who just happens to be pointing a gun in his direction...

Pastor needs a boo —Bowen, Michele Andrea.
Book
2014
0 available of 1 items

"It was a regular New Jerusalem Gospel United Church work day for Reverend Denzelle Flowers when Veronica Washington, Keisha Jackson, and Marsha Metcalf showed up after losing their jobs on the same day, same morning, an...

Their eyes were watching God —Hurston, Zora Neale.
Large Print
2008
2 available of 3 items

Cherry Lane : a Cavanaugh island novel —Alers, Rochelle.
Book
2015
13 available of 15 items

When she discovers that she is pregnant, attorney Devon Gilmore leaves her fast-paced life behind to settle down on Cavanaugh Island, where sparks fly between her and David Sullivan, who may not be ready for an instant f...

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