by J. California Cooper
- Voted #13 of the Top 100 Books of the 20th Century
- 3 Time AALBC.com Bestselling Book!
- 1989 American Book Award
Publication Date: Oct 28, 1998
Page Count: 192
Imprint: St. Martin’s Press
Publisher: St. Martin’s Press
Parent Company: Verlagsgruppe Georg von Holtzbrinck
J. California Cooper is the author of novels, six collections of stories, and seventeen plays. Her book Homemade Love was the winner of the American Book Award in 1989, and she has been honored as the Black Playwright of the Year. She has also received the James Baldwin Writing Award and the Literary Lion Award from the American Library Association. She lived in California until her death in 2014.