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Wayne County Public Library MYS HOL (Text) 31843001271390 New Book Available -
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  • ISBN: 9780810143531
  • ISBN: 0810143534
  • Physical Description: 215 pages ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Evanston, Illinois : TriQuarterly Books/Northwestern University Press, 2021.

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Formatted Contents Note:
INCIDENT -- My Baby Gone? -- THE WAR YEARS and A RENAISSANCE -- Your Money or Your Life -- Just Us Women -- Peculiar Since Day One -- From Peril to Promise -- Selma Althea Mosby -- A GREAT DEPRESSION -- (No) Credit to the Race -- Tell Me -- Kin -- The Words to Say It -- Just Prudent -- Far to Go -- Marks Like a Map -- Where You Been? -- A Wild Tangle -- The Web She Offered -- Home Training -- Women's Work -- Quem Quaeritis? -- All the Dark Things -- How We Doin? -- The Kidnap Book -- Let the Dead Bury Their Dead -- How Long You Got? -- A Common Denominator -- Some Things Stay -- A Ways and a Means.
Summary, etc.:
"A kidnapping tests the mettle, resourcefulness, and intuition of Harlem's first "colored" policeman in this mystery, set during New York's Harlem Renaissance. The story references the infamous Lindbergh baby kidnapping"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Kidnapping > New York (State) > New York > Fiction.
African American police > New York (State) > New York > Fiction.
African Americans > New York (State) > New York > Social conditions > Fiction.
Harlem (New York, N.Y.) > Fiction.
Genre: Detective and mystery fiction.
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