J. California Cooper - Fiction - 1998 - 373 pages
When the slaves' emancipation reaches Texas, a black woman named Lifee and her family rely on their extraordinary resilience and ingenuity to face the reverberations of slavery ...
Jacqueline Guidry - Fiction - 2001 - 256 pages
Shines a fierce light on the effects of racsm in a cornet of Louisiana and, by doing so, illuminates the hearvy price paid for bigotry.
Zora Neale Hurston - Fiction - 1937 - 231 pages
When Janie Starks returns home, the small Black community buzzes with gossip about the outcome of her affair with a younger man