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Summary:

"The Secret Lives of Church Ladies explores the raw and tender places where black women and girls dare to follow their desires and pursue a momentary reprieve from being good. The nine stories in this collection feature four generations of characters grappling with who they want to be in the world, caught as they are between the church's double standards and their own needs and passions."
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library FIC PHILYAW (Text) 33892100705970 Adult New Books Book None 10/27/2020 Checked out 12/16/2020

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781949199734
  • ISBN: 1949199738
  • Physical Description: 179 pages ; 19 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Morgantown : West Virginia University Press, 2020.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Eula -- Not-Daniel -- Dear sister -- Peach cobbler -- Snowfall -- How to make love to a physicist -- Jael -- Instructions for married Christian husbands -- When Eddie Levert comes.
Summary, etc.:
"The Secret Lives of Church Ladies explores the raw and tender places where black women and girls dare to follow their desires and pursue a momentary reprieve from being good. The nine stories in this collection feature four generations of characters grappling with who they want to be in the world, caught as they are between the church's double standards and their own needs and passions." --Provided by publisher.
Subject: African American women > Fiction.
African American girls > Fiction.
African American women > Religious life > Fiction.
Interpersonal relations > Fiction.
Short stories, American.
Genre: Short stories.
Short stories.
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