03-08-2022, 11:18 PM
epub | 512.3 KB | English | Isbn: 0063031663 | Author: A. J. Verdelle | Year: 2022
Quote:"Passionate, personal, insightful, testy, and unique." -Kirkus (starred review)
"Verdelle offers us testimony in praise and consideration of life as a literary citizen and Black woman alongside the guiding light of Toni Morrison. This is a holy testimony, indeed, one that deserves to be amen'd forever." -Jason Reynolds, #1 New York Times Bestselling Author
"Verdelle gives us the greatest gift-our beloved ancestor returned to us-generous and alive, remembered and revered. So grateful for this book in the world." -Jacqueline Woodson, author of Another Brooklyn
"If you let a black girl loose in a library, you may not recognize the woman who emerges."
-from Miss Chloe
Toni Morrison, born Chloe A Wofford, was a towering figure in the world of literature when she entered A.J. Verdelle's life. Their literary friendship was a young...
Category:Biographies & Memoirs of Authors, Cultural & Regional Biographies, Biographies & Memoirs of Women