WorldCat Identities

Campbell, Bebe Moore 1950-2006

Overview
Works: 46 works in 178 publications in 9 languages and 16,449 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Domestic fiction  Biography  Musical fiction  Juvenile works  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3553.A4395, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Bebe Moore Campbell
Brothers and sisters by Bebe Moore Campbell( Book )

21 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in 5 languages and held by 2,285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A black woman banker is torn between her ambition to succeed professionally and her loyalty to other blacks. The protagonist is Esther Jackson, operations manager for a downtown Los Angeles bank. The events take place in the aftermath of the Rodney King riots. By the author of Your Blues Ain’t Like Mine
Your blues ain't like mine by Bebe Moore Campbell( Book )

19 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and Arabic and held by 2,130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictionalization of the 1955 Emmett Till murder, in which a teenage boy from Chicago was lynched in Mississippi after speaking French in the presence of a young white girl. "Intriguing ... A thoughtful, intelligent work ... The novel traces the yeasr from he '50s to the ate '80s, from Eisenhower to George Bush ... She writes with simple eloquence about small-town life in the South, right after the start of the great social upheaval of he civil rights movement ... Campbell has a strong creative voice."
Singing in the comeback choir by Bebe Moore Campbell( Book )

16 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 2,123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A professional African-American woman rediscovers her roots. Maxine McCoy, an executive producer of a TV show in Los Angeles, returns to Philadelphia to check on her grandmother, a jazz singer who brought her up when her mother died. Amid the drugs and crime, Maxine finds an impressive community spirit. By the author of Brothers and Sisters
72 hour hold : a novel by Bebe Moore Campbell( Book )

15 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fed up with the mental health community and desperate to save her daughter, who is suffering from bipolar disorder, Keri enlists the assistance of the Program, an illegal group of radicals who have rejected the established psychiatric system
What you owe me by Bebe Moore Campbell( Book )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 1,666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matriece is determined to collect what she thinks a huge cosmetics conglomerate owes her late mother
Sometimes my mommy gets angry by Bebe Moore Campbell( Book )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little girl learns coping skills with the help of her grandmother, neighbors and school friends, when her mother's mental illness disrupts her daily routine
Successful women, angry men : backlash in the two-career marriage by Bebe Moore Campbell( Book )

10 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I get so hungry by Bebe Moore Campbell( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her teacher suffers health problems because of her weight, Nikki, who is always getting teased about her size, decides she wants to live a healthier lifestyle
Stompin' at the Savoy by Bebe Moore Campbell( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the night of her jazz dance recital Mindy feels too nervous to go, until a magical drum whisks her back to the Savoy Ballroom in Harlem in the 1930s, where Benny Goodman and Chick Webb are performing and where she finds her "happy feet."
What you owe me by Bebe Moore Campbell( Recording )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New to Los Angeles, Hosanna Clark, a farm worker from Texas, befriends Holocaust survivor Gilda Rosenstein. Together they build a cosmetics company and a deep friendship. Then Gilda disappears, taking with her the company's assets. Years later, after Hosanna's death, her daughter will look to collect the debt Gilda owes
Singing in the comeback choir by Bebe Moore Campbell( Recording )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When TV producer Maxine McCoy returns to her grandmother and her old Philadelphia neighborhood, she finds that both are in need of her help
Growing up Black by Bill Adler( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A classic work on the African-American experience is revised for the nineties with essays reflecting the concerns of black children from the last three decades and commentary from today's sports stars, politicians, and inner-city gang members
Brothers and sisters by Bebe Moore Campbell( Recording )

7 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A black woman banker is torn between her ambition to succeed professionally and her loyalty to other blacks. The protagonist is Esther Jackson, operations manager for a downtown Los Angeles bank. The events take place in the aftermath of the Rodney King riots
Your blues ain't like mine by Bebe Moore Campbell( Recording )

4 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Chicago teenager is sent to visit relatives in the segregated Deep South. When he speaks a few innocuous words in French to a white woman, he pays the ultimate price when her husband and his friends come to teach him a lesson
Sweet summer : growing up with & without my dad by Bebe Moore Campbell( Book )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author tells of growing up in a female household with a fiercely loving mother and grandmother but spending summers with her divorced father
Carrièrevrouwen en hun mannen by Bebe Moore Campbell( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in Dutch and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Onderzoek naar de problemen die zich kunnen voordoen wanneer beide partners zich richten op het maken van een carrière
Garasu no kabe( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Okovy naděje by Bebe Moore Campbell( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in Czech and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Singing in the comeback choir
Alternative Names
Bebe Moore Campbell Amerikaans romanschrijfster (1950-2006)

Bebe Moore Campbell novelist, journalist, teacher

Campbell-Moore, Bebe.

Moore Campbell, Bebe.

Moore-Campbell, Bebe 1950-2006

Moore, Elizabeth Bebe.

Moore, Elizabeth Bebe 1950-

Moore, Elizabeth Bebe 1950-2006

بيبى مور كامبل، 1950-2006

キャンベル, B. M.

ビビ・ムーア・キャンベル

Languages
English (135)

Polish (3)

German (2)

Japanese (2)

Dutch (2)

French (1)

Arabic (1)

Spanish (1)

Czech (1)

Covers
Your blues ain't like mineSinging in the comeback choir72 hour hold : a novelWhat you owe meSometimes my mommy gets angrySuccessful women, angry men : backlash in the two-career marriageI get so hungryStompin' at the Savoy