Most widely held works about Gloria Naylor
Most widely held works by Gloria Naylor
The women of Brewster Place by Gloria Naylor ( Book )
78 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 3,588 libraries worldwide
The stories of seven Black women living in an urban ghetto evoke the energy, brutality, compassion, and desolation of modern Black America.
Mama Day by Gloria Naylor ( Book )
44 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in 9 languages and held by 2,567 libraries worldwide
Mama Day uses her ancient knowledge of herbal medicine and pits herself in mortal combat with dark forces that threaten the body and soul of her niece, Cocoa.
Bailey's Café by Gloria Naylor ( Book )
42 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 2,425 libraries worldwide
Story of Bailey's Cafe and the various women who patronize it.
Linden Hills by Gloria Naylor ( Book )
32 editions published between 1984 and 1992 in 6 languages and held by 1,866 libraries worldwide
"Once people get to Linden Hills, the quest continues, more subtle, but equally fierce; the goal is a house on Tupelo Drive, the epitome of achievement and visible success. No one notices that the property on Tupelo Drive goes back on sale quickly; no one questions why there are always vacancies at Linden Hills." -- Back cover.
Children of the night : the best short stories by Black writers, 1967 to the present ( Book )
6 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 1,436 libraries worldwide
Thirty-seven stories on the black experience. They range from Ralph Ellison's Backwacking, A Plea to the Senator, which is a satire on racism, to Sherley Anne William's Meditation on History, the story of a slave uprising, to Toni Cade Bambara's The Lesson, on a poor girl's visit to a toy shop for the rich.
The women of Brewster Place ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and held by 553 libraries worldwide
Mattie Michael, whose life has been plagued by misfortunes, is alone in a ghetto tenement on Brewster Place. She gradually unites the other tenement women to help them struggle for a new life.
Gloria Naylor ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in English and held by 527 libraries worldwide
An interview with author Gloria Naylor. Therein, Naylor discusses the influence of other black women writers on herself, growing up in the South, her early involvement with religion, learning to articulate one's experience, writing in different voices, and writing to explore one's beliefs.
Conversations with Gloria Naylor by Gloria Naylor ( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 469 libraries worldwide
1996 by Gloria Naylor ( Book )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 286 libraries worldwide
In black and white conversations with African American writers ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 275 libraries worldwide
Interviews with African American writers.
Gloria Naylor interview with Kay Bonetti by Gloria Naylor ( Recording )
5 editions published in 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 68 libraries worldwide
Presents an interview with Gloria Naylor made by Kay Bonetti. Gloria Naylor talks about her life and her work.
The best American essays of the century. Volume 1 ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
The Best short stories by Black writers 1899-1967 ; Children of the night : the best short stories by Black writers 1967-1995 ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Les femmes de Brewster Place by Gloria Naylor ( Book )
2 editions published between 1937 and 1987 in French and held by 10 libraries worldwide
In black and white profiles of 6 African American authors ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Introduction to six of America's most talented and challenging writers, using interviews with the writers and excerpts from their books to locate their work in the broader context of African American history and letters.
Mama day ( Book )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
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Maman soleil : roman by Gloria Naylor ( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in French and held by 7 libraries worldwide
De vrouwen van Brewster Place by Gloria Naylor ( Book )
3 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in Dutch and held by 6 libraries worldwide
In een Amerikaanse afbraakbuurt speelt een aantal zwarte vrouwen een grote rol.
Die Frauen von Brewster Place by Gloria Naylor ( Book )
3 editions published between 1984 and 1996 in German and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Gloria Naylor with Nicholas Shakespeare by Gloria Naylor ( Visual )
in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Gloria Naylor was born in New York City in 1950. For her first novel, The women of Brewster Place, she was awarded the American Book Award for first fiction ; her subsequent books, Linden Hills and Mama Day have been published to great acclaim.
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