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Jewell Parker Rhodes is an award-winning author. Her books include Voodoo Dreams, Magic City, Douglass' Women, Season, Moon, Hurricane, and the children's book, Ninth Ward. She is also the author of the writing guides Free Within Ourselves: Fiction Lessons for Black Authors and The African American Guide to Writing and Publishing Nonfiction. Her work has been published in Germany, Italy, Canada, Turkey, and the United Kingdom and reproduced in audio and for NPR's "Selected Shorts." Rhodes honors include: the American Book Award, the National Endowment of the Arts Award in Fiction, the Black Caucus of the American Library Award for Literary Excellence, the PEN Oakland/Josephine Miles Award for Outstanding Writing, and two Arizona Book Awards. Rhodes is the Virginia G. Piper Chair in Creative Writing and Artistic Director of Piper Global Engagement at Arizona State University. (Bowker Author Biography) Jewell Parker Rhodes is a professor of creative writing and American literature at Arizona State University. She lives in Scottsdale, Arizona. — biography from Ninth Ward… (more)
Ghost Boys 968 copies, 65 reviews
Ninth Ward 938 copies, 56 reviews
Sugar 690 copies, 181 reviews
Towers Falling 663 copies, 29 reviews
Black Brother, Black Brother 308 copies, 15 reviews
Bayou Magic 277 copies, 5 reviews
Douglass' Women : A Novel 146 copies, 4 reviews
Voodoo Season 106 copies, 5 reviews
Magic City 84 copies, 1 review
Paradise on Fire 70 copies, 3 reviews
Yellow Moon: A Novel 64 copies, 2 reviews
Hurricane: A Novel 27 copies, 2 reviews

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