Brother to a dragonfly

Front Cover
Continuum, Aug 1, 2000 - Biography & Autobiography - 268 pages
48 Reviews
Published to coincide with the PBS documentary "God's Will", this 25th anniversary edition of this powerful and personal civil rights memoir is introduced to a new generation of readers.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
4 stars
3 stars
2 stars
1 star

Review: Brother to a Dragonfly

User Review  - Goodreads

A wonderful book that explores human rights issues of the Civil Rights Era through the lens of a Baptist preacher with a mentally ill brother. Read full review

Review: Brother to a Dragonfly

User Review  - Jolin - Goodreads

This is an honest look at life through the eyes of someone who has experienced much. Campbell, a preacher, civil rights activist, and lifelong learner, wrestles with the ethos of his time as well as ... Read full review

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

References to this book

All Book Search results »

About the author (2000)

Will D. Campbell is the author of 16 books including Brother to a Dragonfly, winner of the Lillian Smith Prize and a National Book Award Finalist, and The Glad River, winner of first prize for fiction for Friends of American Writers. He lives in Mt. Juliet, Tennessee.