A Piece of Mine: Stories (Paperback)

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Back in print after more than five years, this is the extraordinary first short story collection by the author of Family.

Praise For…

"In its strong folk flavor, Cooper's work reminds us of Langston Hughes and Zora Neale Hurston...It is a delight to read."
--Alice Walker

"The label 'short' story is a woefully inadequate description of these intensely, explicitly moral tales.  'Parable' is more appropriate.  Cooper's stories are rich in wisdom and insight."
--Belles Lettres

"J. California Cooper is indeed an extraordinary writer...She has the rare quality of a natural storyteller, and her work must carry the highest recommendation.  Definitely a book that's worth reading."
--African Concord (Zimbabwe)

Product Details
ISBN: 9780385420877
ISBN-10: 0385420870
Publisher: Anchor Books
Publication Date: December 1991
Pages: 144
Language: English