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Product Description: Lost in Language and Sound is a vibrant and vital collection that celebrates the three most important muses in the life and work of Ntozake Shange: language, music, and dance. In this deeply personal book, the celebrated writer reflects on what it means to be an artist, a woman, and a woman of color through a beautiful combination of memoir and essay...read more
By Allyson Johnson (narrator)

CD/Spoken Word:

9780792784685 | Blackstone Audio Inc, January 1, 2012, cover price $59.95 | About this edition: Lost in Language and Sound is a vibrant and vital collection that celebrates the three most important muses in the life and work of Ntozake Shange: language, music, and dance.

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Product Description: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. The team that created the Coretta Scott King Honor title, Ellington Was Not a Street, examines the life of Dr. King's wife, Coretta, who was a civil rights pioneer in her own right and continued her husband's mission after his assassination...read more

Prebinding:

9780606235501 | Turtleback Books, December 27, 2011, cover price $17.20 | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

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Product Description: A vibrant and vital collection that celebrates the three most important muses in the life and work of Ntozake Shange―language, music, and dance.In this deeply personal book, the celebrated writer reflects on what it means to be an artist, a woman, and a woman of color through a beautiful combination of memoir and essay...read more

Paperback:

9781250035561 | Reprint edition (Griffin, December 6, 2011), cover price $17.99 | About this edition: A vibrant and vital collection that celebrates the three most important muses in the life and work of Ntozake Shange―language, music, and dance.

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Product Description: A vibrant and vital collection that celebrates the three most important muses in the life and work of Ntozake Shange—language, music, and dance.In this deeply personal book, the celebrated writer reflects on what it means to be an artist, a woman, and a woman of color through a beautiful combination of memoir and essay...read more

Hardcover:

9780312206161 | St Martins Pr, December 6, 2011, cover price $22.99 | About this edition: A vibrant and vital collection that celebrates the three most important muses in the life and work of Ntozake Shange—language, music, and dance.

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Product Description: Groundbreaking and heartbreaking, this triumphant novel by two of America’s most acclaimed storytellers follows a family of women from enslavement to the dawn of the twenty-first century.From Reconstruction to both world wars, from the Harlem Renaissance to Vietnam, from spirituals and arias to torch songs and the blues, Some Sing, Some Cry brings to life the monumental story of one American family’s journey from slavery into freedom, from country into city, from the past to the future, bright and blazing ahead...read more

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9781455838622 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, October 11, 2011), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Groundbreaking and heartbreaking, this triumphant novel by two of America’s most acclaimed storytellers follows a family of women from enslavement to the dawn of the twenty-first century.
9781455828807 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio, October 11, 2011), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: From Reconstruction to both world wars, from the Harlem Renaissance to Vietnam, from spirituals and arias to torch songs and the blues, Some Sing, Some Cry brings to life the monumental story of one American family’s journey from slavery into freedom, from country into city, from the past to the future, bright and blazing ahead.
9781441880031 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio, October 14, 2010), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: From Reconstruction to both world wars, from the Harlem Renaissance to Vietnam, from spirituals and arias to torch songs and the blues, Some Sing, Some Cry brings to life the monumental story of one American family’s journey from slavery into freedom, from country into city, from the past to the future, bright and blazing ahead.
9781441880055 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, October 14, 2010), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: From Reconstruction to both world wars, from the Harlem Renaissance to Vietnam, from spirituals and arias to torch songs and the blues, Some Sing, Some Cry brings to life the monumental story of one American family’s journey from slavery into freedom, from country into city, from the past to the future, bright and blazing ahead.

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Product Description: “If there are shoulders modern African-American women’s literature stands upon they belong to Ntozake Shange, who revolutionized theatre and literature with her iconic work for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf in the 1970s...read more
By Thandie Newton (narrator) and Ntozake Shange

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9781441880086 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio, January 14, 2011), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: “If there are shoulders modern African-American women’s literature stands upon they belong to Ntozake Shange, who revolutionized theatre and literature with her iconic work for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf in the 1970s.

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Product Description: “If there are shoulders modern African-American women’s literature stands upon they belong to Ntozake Shange, who revolutionized theatre and literature with her iconic work for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf in the 1970s...read more
By Thandie Newton (narrator) and Ntozake Shange

CD/Spoken Word:

9781441880093 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio Lib Edn, January 14, 2011), cover price $39.97 | About this edition: “If there are shoulders modern African-American women’s literature stands upon they belong to Ntozake Shange, who revolutionized theatre and literature with her iconic work for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf in the 1970s.
9781441880116 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio Lib Edn, January 14, 2011), cover price $39.97 | About this edition: “If there are shoulders modern African-American women’s literature stands upon they belong to Ntozake Shange, who revolutionized theatre and literature with her iconic work for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf in the 1970s.

A theatrical celebration, in verse and prose, of being female and black incorporates the triumphs, joys, griefs, and losses of black women in America

Hardcover:

9780026098403 | Scribner, May 1, 1977, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: A theatrical celebration, in verse and prose, of being female and black incorporates the triumphs, joys, griefs, and losses of black women in America

Miscellaneous:

9781451624151, titled "For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide: When the Rainbow Is Enuf" | Scribner, December 7, 2010, cover price $8.99

Reinforced:

9780606199414 | Demco Media, October 1, 2000, cover price $18.10 | About this edition: A theatrical celebration, in verse and prose, of being female and Black incorporates the triumphs, joys, griefs, and losses of Black women in America

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Product Description: From its inception in California in 1974 to its highly acclaimed critical success at Joseph Papp's Public Theater and on Broadway, the Obie Award-winning for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf has excited, inspired, and transformed audiences all over the country...read more

Hardcover:

9781451624205 | Reprint edition (Scribner, November 30, 2010), cover price $23.00 | About this edition: From its inception in California in 1974 to its highly acclaimed critical success at Joseph Papp’s Public Theater and on Broadway, the Obie Award–winning for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf has excited, inspired, and transformed audiences all over the country.

Paperback:

9781439186817 | Reprint edition (Scribner, November 2, 2010), cover price $12.00 | About this edition: From its inception in California in 1974 to its highly acclaimed critical success at Joseph Papp’s Public Theater and on Broadway, the Obie Award–winning for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf has excited, inspired, and transformed audiences all over the country.

CD/Spoken Word:

9781441880109 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, January 14, 2011), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: From its inception in California in 1974 to its highly acclaimed critical success at Joseph Papp's Public Theater and on Broadway, the Obie Award-winning for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf has excited, inspired, and transformed audiences all over the country.

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Product Description: From Reconstruction to both world wars, from the Harlem Renaissance to Vietnam, from spirituals and arias to torch songs and the blues, Some Sing, Some Cry brings to life the monumental story of one American family’s journey from slavery into freedom, from country into city, from the past to the future, bright and blazing ahead...read more

CD/Spoken Word:

9781441880048 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio Lib Edn, October 14, 2010), cover price $79.97 | About this edition: From Reconstruction to both world wars, from the Harlem Renaissance to Vietnam, from spirituals and arias to torch songs and the blues, Some Sing, Some Cry brings to life the monumental story of one American family’s journey from slavery into freedom, from country into city, from the past to the future, bright and blazing ahead.
9781441880062 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio Lib Edn, October 14, 2010), cover price $44.97 | About this edition: From Reconstruction to both world wars, from the Harlem Renaissance to Vietnam, from spirituals and arias to torch songs and the blues, Some Sing, Some Cry brings to life the monumental story of one American family’s journey from slavery into freedom, from country into city, from the past to the future, bright and blazing ahead.

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Product Description: Ntozake Shange's most beloved novel, Sassafrass, Cypress & Indigo, is the story of three ''colored girls,'' three sisters and their mama from Charleston, South Carolina. Sassafrass, the oldest, is a poet and a weaver like her mother, gone north to college and living with other artists in Los Angeles, trying to weave a life out of her work, her man, her memories, and her dreams...read more

Paperback:

9780312699727 | St Martins Pr, October 1, 1983, cover price $9.95 | also contains Religious Tolerance in the Atlantic World: Early Modern and Contemporary Perspectives | About this edition: Three Black sisters from Charleston, North Carolina, seek to find their ways--Sassafrass through art in Los Angeles, Cypress through dance, and Indigo, the youngest, by staying home and seeing her world's obvious magic

CD/Spoken Word:

9781441765581, titled "Sassafrass, Cypress & Indigo" | Mp3 una edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, October 1, 2010), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Ntozake Shange's most beloved novel, Sassafrass, Cypress & Indigo, is the story of three ''colored girls,'' three sisters and their mama from Charleston, South Carolina.

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Product Description: Ntozake Shange's most beloved novel, Sassafrass, Cypress & Indigo, is the story of three ''colored girls,'' three sisters and their mama from Charleston, South Carolina. Sassafrass, the oldest, is a poet and a weaver like her mother, gone north to college and living with other artists in Los Angeles, trying to weave a life out of her work, her man, her memories, and her dreams...read more

CD/Spoken Word:

9781441765567, titled "Sassafrass, Cypress & Indigo: Library Edition" | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, October 1, 2010), cover price $76.00 | About this edition: Ntozake Shange's most beloved novel, Sassafrass, Cypress & Indigo, is the story of three ''colored girls,'' three sisters and their mama from Charleston, South Carolina.
9781441765574 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, October 1, 2010), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Ntozake Shange's most beloved novel, Sassafrass, Cypress & Indigo, is the story of three ''colored girls,'' three sisters and their mama from Charleston, South Carolina.

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The renowned playwright, author of for colored girls who have considered suicide, offers a lyrical coming-of-age novel, set in 1957 in St. Louis, about a teenaged black girl who endures the trials of school integration. Reprint. NYT.

Paperback:

9780312134341 | Picador USA, October 1, 1995, cover price $13.00 | About this edition: In 1957--the year in which school integration stirred both Blacks and whites--in St.

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Product Description: Words and images come together in this inspiring collaboration between renowned poet Ntozake Shange and Kamoinge Inc., a group of acclaimed photographers whose work documents and celebrates the African-American experience. Collaborations between writers and photographers have provided African Americans with important focus for issues of identity and representation - or lack thereof - ever since the first publication of The Sweet Flypaper of Life by Langston Hughes and Roy DeCarava in 1955...read more
By Kamoinge Inc. (photographer), Ntozake Shange and Frank Stewart (editor)

Hardcover:

9780743478977 | Atria Books, October 26, 2004, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: A literary and visual narrative on the identity and representation issues being faced by today's African Americans features photographs and poetry to challenge media stereotypes and share insight into twenty-first-century black life.

Paperback:

9780743478984 | Reprint edition (Atria Books, November 1, 2010), cover price $13.99 | About this edition: Words and images come together in this inspiring collaboration between renowned poet Ntozake Shange and Kamoinge Inc.

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Product Description: A classic, indeed perhaps the best of the Mapplethorpe books. And for many most certainly the most typical Mapplethorpe, now available once again thanks to this re-edition. The Black Book, first published in 1986, presents 96 formally stringent and highly erotic nudes, all of them photographs of black men, either as full figures, or staged as details, as fragments of their bodies...read more
By Ntozake Shange (foreword by)

Hardcover:

9783829604604 | Bilingual edition (Schirmer/Mosel Verlag Gmbh, March 1, 2010), cover price $49.95 | About this edition: A classic, indeed perhaps the best of the Mapplethorpe books.

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Product Description: Poetry

Paperback:

9780684843261, titled "For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When the Rainbow Is Enuf: A Choreopoem" | Reprint edition (Scribner, September 1, 1997), cover price $12.00 | About this edition: A theatrical celebration, in verse and prose, of being female and Black incorporates the triumphs, joys, griefs, and losses of Black women in America
9780020248910 | Rei edition (Macmillan Pub Co), cover price $5.95 | also contains Lifespace: Designs for Today's Living | About this edition: A theatrical celebration, in verse and prose, of being female and Black incorporates the triumphs, joys, griefs, and losses of Black women in America
9780020248910 | Rei edition (Macmillan Pub Co), cover price $5.95 | also contains Lifespace: Designs for Today's Living | About this edition: A theatrical celebration, in verse and prose, of being female and Black incorporates the triumphs, joys, griefs, and losses of Black women in America

Prebinding:

9781439503638, titled "For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When the Rainbow Is Enuf: A Choreopoem" | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, June 26, 2008), cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Poetry
9780613135528 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 2001, cover price $23.30 | About this edition: A theatrical celebration, in verse and prose, of being female and Black incorporates the triumphs, joys, griefs, and losses of Black women in America

Hardcover:

9780312198992, titled "Some Sing, Some Cry" | St Martins Pr, September 14, 2010, cover price $26.99

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A poem from a poet's first collection of poetry evokes a heartfelt homage to the community of talented artists that frequented her childhood home and is enhanced by the artwork of the illustrator of Please, Baby, Please.
By Kadir Nelson (illustrator) and Ntozake Shange

School and Library:

9780689828843 | 1 edition (Simon & Schuster, January 1, 2004), cover price $17.99 | About this edition: A poem from the author's first collection of poetry pays tribute to the community of talented artists that frequented her childhood home.

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Twelve-year-old Lucie-Marie and her older sister Annie Sharon attempt to deal with the death of their mother in a rodeo accident, while hoping to follow in her footsteps as championship riders.

Hardcover:

9780689830815 | 1 edition (Simon & Schuster, January 1, 2003), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Twelve-year-old Lucie-Marie and her older sister Annie Sharon attempt to deal with the death of their mother in a rodeo accident, while hoping to follow in her footsteps as championship riders.

An introduction to the legendary boxer, Muhammad Ali, including his accomplishments as a fighter and his contributions to society.
By Edel Rodriguez (illustrator) and Ntozake Shange

Library:

9780786824786 | Hyperion, September 1, 2002, cover price $16.01 | About this edition: An introduction to the legendary boxer, Muhammad Ali, including his accomplishments as a fighter and his contributions to society.

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A compelling testimony to Muhammad Ali's courage, resilience in the face of controversy, and boxing prowess presents the story of his life, from his childhood in the segregated South to his meteoric rise in boxing to become the Heavyweight Champion of the World.
By Edel Rodriguez (illustrator) and Ntozake Shange

Hardcover:

9780786805549 | Jump at the Sun, September 1, 2002, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: An introduction to the legendary boxer, Muhammad Ali, including his accomplishments as a fighter and his contributions to society.

In 1957--the year in which school integration stirred both Blacks and whites--in St. Louis, thirteen-year-old Betsey Brown encounters the awkwardness, responsibilities, and the elusive promise of romance of adolescence

Hardcover:

9780312077273 | St Martins Pr, May 1, 1985, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: In 1957--the year in which school integration stirred both Blacks and whites--in St.

Paperback:

9780312077280 | St Martins Pr, cover price $9.95 | also contains Finding Bethlehem in the Midst of Bedlam: An Advent Study for Children | About this edition: In 1957--the year in which school integration stirred both Blacks and whites--in St.

Reinforced:

9780606226974 | Demco Media, February 1, 2002, cover price $20.11 | About this edition: In 1957--the year in which school integration stirred both Blacks and whites--in St.

Prebinding:

9780613423472 | Turtleback Books, August 1, 1995, cover price $23.35 | About this edition: In 1957--the year in which school integration stirred both Blacks and whites--in St.

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Product Description: The Beacon Best of 1999 is what I would like to remember as the year 2000 approaches, sketches of what we hold sacred and keep for those to come. . . . These stories, poems, and essays pay homage to what's become of us, to what we bring to the next millennium-the sweet rememberings of the imagined...read more
By Ntozake Shange (editor)

Hardcover:

9780807062203 | Beacon Pr, October 1, 1999, cover price $28.50 | About this edition: A collection of short stories, essays, and poetry from such writers as Dorothy Allison, Ruth Prawer Jhabvala, Janice Mirikitani, and Rafael Campo

Paperback:

9780807062210 | Beacon Pr, October 25, 1999, cover price $14.00 | About this edition: The Beacon Best of 1999 is what I would like to remember as the year 2000 approaches, sketches of what we hold sacred and keep for those to come.

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Product Description: Acclaimed artist Ntozake Shange offers this delightfully eclectic tribute to black cuisine as a food of life that reflects the spirit and history of a people. With recipes such as "Cousin Eddie's Shark with Breadfruit" and "Collard Greens to Bring You Money," Shange instructs us in the nuances of a cuisine born on the slave ships of the Middle Passage, spiced by the jazz of Duke Ellington, and shared by all members of the African Diaspora...read more

Hardcover:

9780807072400 | Beacon Pr, February 1, 1998, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: From a renowned playwright, artist, and novelist comes a delectable collection of recipes celebrating African-American cuisine and portraying the dynamic origins of the recipes, from the slave ships of the Middle Passage to the jazz of Duke Ellington.

Paperback:

9780807072417 | Beacon Pr, January 1, 1999, cover price $14.00 | About this edition: Acclaimed artist Ntozake Shange offers this delightfully eclectic tribute to black cuisine as a food of life that reflects the spirit and history of a people.

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Presents one-act plays inspired by Shakespeare's sonnets from American playwrights, including Eric Bogosian, William Finn, and Wendy Wasserstein (view table of contents)

Paperback:

9780688161729 | Quill, June 1, 1998, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Presents one-act plays inspired by Shakespeare's sonnets from American playwrights, including Eric Bogosian, William Finn, and Wendy Wasserstein

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