Milk in My Coffee

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Penguin, May 1, 2000 - Fiction - 384 pages
17 Reviews
Jordan Greene moves from the deepsouth to New York City, and finds more than he ever bargained for. When he sharesa ride with a vivacious young white girl, a romance grows between the unlikelypair--much to the chagrin of Jordan's friends and family. Love on the other sideof the color bar forces him to examine his own values and follow his own heart.In this brightly entertaining and emotionally complex novel, Dickey againdemonstrates why he is one of the hottest voices in African-American fictiontoday.

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A culturally relevant and still somewhat loaded subject - interracial dating - but reads a bit dated and jumped the shark a few too many times. Still, a fun read with some poignant insights. Read full review

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Book kept me interested and wanting more. Read full review


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part two Ghosts Hanging from My Trees
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part three Family Reunion
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About the author (2000)

Originally from Memphis, Tennessee, Eric Jerome Dickey is the author of fifteen novels, including the New York Times bestsellers Chasing Destiny, Genevieve, Drive Me Crazy, Naughty or Nice, The Other Woman, and Thieves? Paradise. He is also the author of a six-issue miniseries of comic books for Marvel Enterprises featuring Storm (X-Men) and the Black Panther. His novel, Naughty or Nice, has been optioned by Lionsgate Films. He lives on the road and rests in Southern California.

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