Books found that match ""John Edgar Wideman""

47 books were found.

The Homewood Books

The Homewood Books

Author: John Edgar Wideman ,  John Edgar Wideman
ISBN: 9780822938316
Format: Hardback
$36.42

Edgar Wideman's The Homewood Books is so named because they share characters, events, and locales, these two novels--...  Read More >>

Two Cities

Two Cities

Author: John Edgar Wideman
ISBN: 9780330372787
Format: Paperback
$18.09

Kassima is a widow who is mourning the death of her husband and sons. She allows no-one to get close to her, until...  Read More >>

20: The Best of the Drue Heinz Literature Prize

20: The Best of the Drue Heinz Literature Prize

Author: John Edgar Wideman
ISBN: 9780822958154
Format: Paperback
$24.81

Over the past 20 years, judges such as Raymond Carver, Joyce Carol Oates, Margaret Atwood, Russell Banks, Tobias...  Read More >>

Brothers and Keepers

Brothers and Keepers

Author: John Edgar Wideman
ISBN: 9781786892041
Format: Paperback
$22.99

The seminal memoir from John Edgar Wideman, one of the standout black American writers of the modern age and winner...  Read More >>

Philadelphia Fire

Philadelphia Fire

Author: John Edgar Wideman
ISBN: 9781786892034
Format: Paperback
$19.99

The lyrical masterpiece from John Edgar Wideman, one of the standout black American writers of the modern age and...  Read More >>

Writing to Save a Life

Writing to Save a Life

Author: John Edgar Wideman
ISBN: 9781786893727
Format: Paperback
$22.99

The new international prizewinning non-fiction from John Edgar Wideman, one of the standout black American writers...  Read More >>

American Histories

American Histories

Author: John Edgar Wideman
ISBN: 9781786892089
Format: Paperback
$22.99

The new story collection from MacArthur Fellow John Edgar Wideman - exploring subjects from the imagined to the...  Read More >>

20: The Best of the Drue Heinz Literature Prize

20: The Best of the Drue Heinz Literature Prize

Author: John Edgar Wideman
ISBN: 9780822941705
Format: Hardback
$36.49

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The Island: Martinique

The Island: Martinique

Author: John Edgar Wideman
ISBN: 9780792265337
Format: Hardback
$29.19

This portrait of the Caribbean island of Martinique by the author of 'Philadelphia Fire' captures a world of lush...  Read More >>

American Histories

American Histories

Author: John Edgar Wideman
ISBN: 9781786892027
Format: Hardback
$29.99

The new story collection from John Edgar Wideman - acclaimed author of Philadelphia Fire and Brothers and Keepers,...  Read More >>

Briefs

Briefs

Author: John Edgar Wideman
ISBN: 9780557310043
Format: Paperback
$23.34

BRIEFS is a groundbreaking new collection of microstories from...  Read More >>

A Glance Away

A Glance Away

Author: John Edgar Wideman
ISBN: 9780557314775
Format: Paperback
$18.96

John Edgar Wideman's first novel, A Glance Away, was published in 1967 when the author was just 26 years old. The...  Read More >>

The Lynchers

The Lynchers

Author: John Edgar Wideman
ISBN: 9780557314836
Format: Paperback
$23.34

The fears and ambitions of four black men are brought out as they plan the lynching of a white policeman.  Read More >>

Hurry Home

Hurry Home

Author: John Edgar Wideman
ISBN: 9780557314829
Format: Paperback
$18.96

In 1970, The New York Times wrote, Hurry Home is a dazzling display...we have nothing but admiration for Mr. Wideman's...  Read More >>

Fanon

Fanon

Author: John Edgar Wideman
ISBN: 9780547086163
Format: Paperback
$20.36

Widemans fascinating new novel weaves together fiction, biography, and memoirto evoke the life and message of Frantz...  Read More >>

Fatheralong: A Meditation on Fathers and Sons, Race and Society

Fatheralong: A Meditation on Fathers and Sons, Race...

Author: John Edgar Wideman
ISBN: 9780679737513
Format: Paperback
$21.90

With resonant artistry and unflagging directness, Wideman examines the tragedy of race and the gulf it cleaves between...  Read More >>

Two Cities

Two Cities

Author: John Edgar Wideman
ISBN: 9780618001859
Format: Paperback
$23.28

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Brothers and Keepers

Brothers and Keepers

Author: John Edgar Wideman
ISBN: 9780618509638
Format: Paperback
$21.82

Originally published: New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, c1984.  Read More >>

God's Gym: Stories

God's Gym: Stories

Author: John Edgar Wideman
ISBN: 9780618711994
Format: Paperback
$18.90

The first story collection in more than a decade from one of the most celebrated African-American authors of modern-day...  Read More >>

Writing to Save a Life: The Louis Till File

Writing to Save a Life: The Louis Till File

Author: John Edgar Wideman
ISBN: 9781501147296
Format: Paperback
$23.36

Wideman traces the life of the father of iconic civil rights martyr Emmett Till--a man who was executed by the...  Read More >>

American Histories: Stories

American Histories: Stories

Author: John Edgar Wideman
ISBN: 9781501178351
Format: Paperback
$23.36

A powerful assemblage of short stories exploring late-in-life angst through personal myth, cultural memory, and...  Read More >>

Wideman John Edgar : Fever: Twelve Stories (Caf)

Wideman John Edgar : Fever: Twelve Stories (Caf)

Author: John Edgar Wideman
ISBN: 9780140143478
Format: Paperback
$18.98

By turns subtle and intense, disturbing and elusive, the stories in this collection are ultimately connected by...  Read More >>

Sent for You Yesterday

Sent for You Yesterday

Author: John Edgar Wideman
ISBN: 9780395877296
Format: Paperback
$29.12

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Damballah

Damballah

Author: John Edgar Wideman
ISBN: 9780395897973
Format: Paperback
$23.28

Continuing John Edgar Wideman's acclaimed Homewood Trilogy, this collection of interrelated stories spans the history...  Read More >>

Hiding Place

Hiding Place

Author: John Edgar Wideman
ISBN: 9780395897980
Format: Paperback
$21.82

Mother Bess was a crazy, mean old lady hiding from the world in a shack. Tommy was on the run from cops who would...  Read More >>

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