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Lattany, Kristin Hunter 1931-2008

Overview
Works: 38 works in 194 publications in 4 languages and 5,637 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Domestic fiction  Comedy films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  Romance films  Film adaptations  Young adult works  Dark comedy films 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3558.U483, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Kristin Hunter Lattany
The Soul Brothers and Sister Lou by Kristin Hunter Lattany( Book )

44 editions published between 1968 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 1,067 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Louretta Hawkens, en 14-årig pige, og hendes ven vokser op i en ghetto. Trods deres frustrationer lykkes det dem at lave soul-musik
Guests in the promised land : stories by Kristin Hunter Lattany( Book )

16 editions published between 1972 and 1980 in English and German and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

11 korte fortællinger, der afspejler negrenes problemer i de hvides samfund
God bless the child by Kristin Hunter Lattany( Book )

25 editions published between 1964 and 1987 in English and German and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rosie Fleming, lives in a segregated neighborhood in a northern city. Her plans are to make money and to find a better life for grandmother and herself. However, she doesn't understand why the system makes life so difficult for her
Do unto others by Kristin Hunter Lattany( Book )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A clash of cultures ends a friendship between a black American woman and her house guest from Africa. The American is angered by the huge telephone bills which the African runs up, while the African is upset by being told to use deodorant
The survivors by Kristin Hunter Lattany( Book )

8 editions published between 1975 and 1981 in 3 languages and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two survivors--a middle-aged, respectable black woman and a thirteen-year-old street kid--adopt each other
The Lakestown rebellion by Kristin Hunter Lattany( Book )

8 editions published between 1978 and 2003 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Well drawn characters and humor pervade this novel about a black community threatened by a massive highway project and about how its citizens conspire to thwart the white men's plans. This book about an all black town is similar to Their Eyes Were Watching God
Kinfolks by Kristin Hunter Lattany( Book )

13 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two black women discover the same man fathered their children. It happens when the children become engaged and find they have the same allergy. The engagement is broken and the son goes looking for his father to prevent other possible cases of incest
Breaking away by Kristin Hunter Lattany( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bethesda Barnes has reached a point in life where she at last feels comfortable. She loves her family, despite a stormy relationship with her mother. For romance, there's Lloyd Bounds, a devoted postal clerk. Although, cards on the table, Beth wouldn't mind a ring. Ask Beth what part of her life is truly fulfilling and she just might answer "my beautiful career." After landing a plum teaching position at an Ivy League college, Beth focuses her energies on her students, even the obnoxious ones, encouraging them all to "always strive for more." Though driven and dedicated, Beth is fairly detached from her faculty colleagues, well aware that she is one of the only black faces in a sea of white. Despite the disparity, she loves her job-until an incident on campus forces her to confront society's uglier side. Late one night, four African American sorority sisters are called vile names and assailed with garbage. The students decide to charge the boys with assault and racial insensitivity for violating the university's harassment code. They ask Beth to be their faculty advisor for the case. When she accepts, she walks into a racially charged firestorm of heated protest and dangerous threats. One of the boys is a skinhead who seems to have sympathizers in high places. When the case goes national, even liberal newspapers criticize the victims and their cause. Though some of girls drop out of the case, and her personal life is blindsided by tragedy, Beth perseveres
The landlord by Kristin Hunter Lattany( Book )

26 editions published between 1966 and 2020 in 3 languages and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A wealthy white man and earnest do-gooder buys a building in a ghetto neighborhood in this warm, comic novel, which takes a satirical look at issues of gentrification as well as those of race, class, and privilege"--
Boss cat by Kristin Hunter Lattany( Book )

4 editions published between 1971 and 1975 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tyrone's mother objects strenuously to the new cat despite its acceptance by the other family members
Lou in the limelight by Kristin Hunter Lattany( Book )

3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lou and the Soul Brothers leave home hoping for quick success in show business, but encounter, and fall into, most of the traps that await inexperienced performers
The landlord( Visual )

4 editions published between 1970 and 2019 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film features the story of a wealthy young man who leaves his Long Island estate to seek happiness in a Brooklyn ghetto
Uncle Daniel and the raccoon by Kristin Hunter Lattany( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Africa speaks to the West by Kristin Hunter Lattany( Book )

2 editions published between 1976 and 1978 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gott segne das Kind by Kristin Hunter Lattany( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Hausbesitzer = (The landlord)( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ein 29jähriger amerikanischer Millionärssohn, naiv und neurotisch, entflieht seiner Familie und kauft sich ein Haus in einem Schwarzen-Ghetto, aus dem er sich am Ende ratlos zurückzieht. Eine satirische Komödie über den "American Way of Life", über Rassismus, Militarismus, ungerechte Besitzverhältnisse und die auf beiden Seiten vorhandenen Vorurteile. (Lexikon des Internationalen Films)
The pool table war by Kristin Hunter Lattany( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lou in the limelight : a sequel to the Soul Brothers and Sister Lou by Kristin Hunter Lattany( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lou and the Soul Brothers leave home hoping for quick success in show business, but encounter, and fall into, most of the traps that await inexperienced performers
African American literature : a brief introduction and anthology by Al Young( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Hausbesitzer The landlord( Visual )

1 edition published in 1970 in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Do unto others
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God bless the childDo unto othersThe Lakestown rebellionKinfolksBreaking awayAfrican American literature : a brief introduction and anthology
Alternative Names
Eggleston Hunter, Kristin

Hunter Kristin

Hunter, Kristin 1931-2008

Hunter, Kristin Eggleston 1931-

Hunter, Kristin Eggleston 1931-2008

Hunter Lattany, Kristin.

Hunter Lattany, Kristin Elaine.

Kristin Hunter Amerikaans romanschrijfster (1931-2008)

Kristin Hunter écrivaine américaine

Kristin Hunter escriptora estatunidenca

Kristin Hunter escritora estadounidense

Kristin Hunter Lattany

Kristin Hunter novelista estauxunidense (1931–2008)

Kristin Hunter scrittrice statunitense

Kristin Hunter shkrimtare amerikane

Lattany, Kristin Hunter

Lattany, Kristin Hunter 1931-

Кристин Хантер

كريستين هنتر كاتبة أمريكية

کریستین هانتر

Languages
English (145)

German (29)

Dutch (5)

Swedish (3)