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Wrapped in Rainbows: The Life of Zora Neale Hurston by Valerie Boyd
From critically acclaimed journalist Valerie Boyd comes an facile life history of one of the most intriguing cultural figures of the twentieth century—Zora Neale Hurston. A socio-economic class of large talent and extraordinary drive, Zora Neale Hurston published seven books, many shortened stories, and some articles and plays ended a procession that spanned more than large integer years. Today, almost e From critically acclaimed journalist Valerie Boyd comes an eloquent compose of one of the most provocative cultural figures of the twentieth century—Zora Neale Hurston.
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