Disappearing Acts

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Wheeler Pub., Sep 1, 1993 - Fiction - 474 pages
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First time in mass market paperback, the stunning national bestseller from the author of Waiting to Exhale. The publication of that milestone novel has drawn extraordinary reader attention to McMillan's earlier novel, Disappearing Acts--a funny, gritty urban love story about the mystery of desire, and about the burdens of the past.

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User Review  - Jocelyn Boffman green - Goodreads

One of the first books I read in high school. I always enjoyed reading the work of Terry and her sister. Read full review

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User Review  - Tnakia - Goodreads

Ive read a few of Terry McMillan's books and they all have a similar theme , black women weak for dirty useless, lecherous men. And disappointingly this book has the same theme. It held my interest ... Read full review


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Terry McMillan was born in Port Huron, Michigan on October 18, 1951. She received a bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of California, Berkeley in 1986, studied film at Columbia University, and enrolled in the Harlem Writer's Guild. Her books include Disappearing Acts, Mama, A Day Late and a Dollar Short, The Interruption of Everything, Getting to Happy, and Who Asked You? Her books Waiting to Exhale and How Stella Got Her Groove Back were adapted as major motion pictures.

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