Your Blues Ain't Like Mine (Mass Market Paperbound)

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"ABSORBING...COMPELLING...HIGHLY SATISFYING."
--San Francisco Chronicle
"TRULY ENGAGING...Campbell has a storyteller's ear for dialogue and the visual sense of painting a picture and a place....There's a steam that keeps the story moving as the characters, and later their children, wrestle through racial, personal and cultural crisis."
--Los Angeles Times Book Review
"REMARKABLE...POWERFUL."
--Time
"YOUR BLUES AIN'T LIKE MINE is rich, lush fiction set in rural Mississippi beginning in the mid-'50s. It is also a haunting reality flowing through Anywhere, U.S.A., in the '90s....There's love, rage and hatred, winning and losing, honor, abuse; in other words, humanity....Campbell now deserves recognition as the best of storytellers. Her writing sings."
--The Indianapolis News
"EXTRAORDINDARY."
--The Seattle Times
"A COMPELLING NARRATIVE...Campbell is a master when it comes to telling a story."
--Entertainment Weekly
YOUR BLUES AIN'T LIKE MINE won the NAACP Image Award for Best Literary Work of Fiction

About the Author


Bebe Moore Campbell was the author of several "New York Times "bestsellers: "Brothers and Sisters," "Singing in the Comeback Choir," "What You Owe Me," which was also a "Los Angeles Times" Best Book of 2001, and "72 Hour Hold," Her other works include the novel "Your Blues Ain't Like Mine," which was a "New York Times" Notable Book of the Year and the winner of the NAACP Image Award for literature. Bebe Moore Campbell died in 2006.www.bebemoorecampbell.com
Product Details
ISBN: 9780345401120
ISBN-10: 0345401123
Publisher: One World/Ballantine
Publication Date: June 27th, 1995
Pages: 448
Language: English