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African American Wisdom (revised and expanded edition)

by Reginald Mcknight

"A new broom sweep clean, but an old brush knows the corners." --Anonymous There's a time when you have to explain to your children why they're born, and it's a marvelous thing if you know the reason by then. --HAZEL SCOTT Love, I find is like singing. Everybody can do enough to satisfy themselves, though it may not impress the neighbors as being very much. --ZORA NEALE HURSTON This is a wonderful collection!

He Sleeps: A Novel

by Reginald Mcknight

Struggling to fit in with his new Senegalese family--Alaine, his wife Kene, and their young daughter--Bertrand finds himself, for the first time in his life, haunted by surreal and increasingly violent dreams.

The Kind of Light That Shines on Texas

by Reginald Mcknight

An anthology of 7 short fiction stories by the renowned author Reginald McKnight.

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