A Taste of Reality

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Thorndike Press, Feb 1, 2004 - Fiction - 473 pages
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An Essence Bestseller A Black Expressions Book Club Selection The #1 Blackboard bestselling author of It's a Thin Line returns with a moving and triumphant novel about a woman who, against all odds, battles the most blatant kind of workplace discrimination while dealing with a crumbling marriage and a trusted friend's betrayal.

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I wasn't crazy about the ending but I enjoyed the book. - Goodreads
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I Listened to the book during a car trip and it kept my interest, but it wasn't the calibre of book I normally enjoy. The dialogue was a bit simplistic. The author was very detailed in physical ... Read full review

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Compared to her other books, this book was ok I didn't really care for the ending. Read full review

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About the author (2004)

Kimberla Lawson Roby has published about 15 novels. Her debut title, Behind Closed Doors, was originally self-published through her company, Lenox Press. Her other works include The Best of Everything, One in a Million, Sin No More, Love and Lies, Changing Faces, The Best-Kept Secret, A Taste of Reality, It's a Thin Line, and A Deep, Dark Secret. She received the Blackboard Fiction Book of the Year Award in 2001 for Casting the First Stone and the 2004 Patron Choice Award from the Central Mississippi Regional Library System for Too Much of a Good Thing. She is also the 2006 and 2007 recipient of the Author of the Year, Female award presented by the African-American Literary Award Show in New York. In 2013 she made The New York Times Best Seller List with her title A House Divided.

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