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  • Barracoon: The Story of the Last 'Black Cargo'

    By Zora Neale Hurston

    Our Price: $15.29
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780062748218
    • Publisher: Amistad
    • Published: January 2020
  • Dust Tracks on a Road

    By Zora Neale Hurston

    Our Price: $14.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780060854089
    • Publisher: HarperPerennial
    • Published: January 2006
    A moving presentation in her own words of the life of an African-American woman who rose from poverty to become an author whose work is read the world over is accompaned by an inspiring foreword by acclaimed poet Maya Angelou. Reissue. 20,000 first printing.
  • Dust Tracks on a Road: An Autobiography

    By Zora Neale Hurston

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    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780062004833
    • Publisher: Harper Perennial Modern Classics
    • Published: November 2010
    First published in 1942 at the height of her popularity, Dust Tracks on a Road is Zora Neale Hurston?s candid, funny, bold, and poignant autobiography, an imaginative and exuberant account of her rise from childhood poverty in the rural South to a prominent place among the leading artists and intellectuals of the Harlem Renaissance. As compelling as her acclaimed fiction, Hurston?s very personal literary self-portrait offers a revealing, often audacious glimpse into the life?public and private?of an extraordinary artist, anthropologist, chronicler, and champion of the Black experience in America. Full of the wit and wisdom of a proud, spirited woman who started off low and climbed high, Dust Tracks on a Road is a rare treasure from one of literature?s most cherished voices.
  • Every Tongue Got to Confess: Negro Folk-Tales from the Gulf States

    By Zora Neale Hurston

    Our Price: $14.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780060934545
    • Publisher: Perennial
    • Published: October 2002
    An extensive volume of African American folklore - nearly 500 folktales - that Hurston collected on her travels through the Gulf States in the 1920s. These bittersweet & often hilarious tales range from narratives about God, the Devil, white folk, and mistaken identity to witty one-liners. 279p. Pap.
  • Folklore, Memoirs, and Other Writings: Mules and Men; Tell My Horse; Dust Tracks on a Road; Selected Articles

    By Zora Neale Hurston

    Our Price: $20.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780940450844
    • Publisher: Library of America
    • Published: 1995
    The second of a two-volume collection follows a theme of African-American heritage and folklore and includes Mules and Men, Tell My Horse, Folklore, Memoirs, and Other Writings, and Hurston's controversial autobiography, Dust Tracks on a Road.
  • Go Gator and Muddy the Water

    By Zora Neale Hurston

    Our Price: $16.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780393318135
    • Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
    • Published: February 1999
    A collection of writings by Zora Neale Hurston from the Federal Writers Project - folklore writings, many of which are previously unpublished. This volume also contains fiery and controversial essays on race and the work of black artists. Illus., photographs. 224p.
  • I Love Myself When I Am Laughing... And Then Again When I Am Looking Mean and Impressive: A Zora Neale Hurston Reader

    By Zora Neale Hurston

    Our Price: $17.95 - $19.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781936932733
    • Publisher: The Feminist Press at CUNY
    • Published: January 2020
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  • Moses, Man of the Mountain

    By Zora Neale Hurston

    Our Price: $14.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780061695148
    • Publisher: Harper Perennial
    • Published: January 2009
    In this 1939 novel based on the familiar story of the Exodus, Zora Neale Hurston blends the Moses of the Old Testament with the Moses of black folklore and song to create a compelling allegory of power, redemption, and faith. Narrated in a mixture of biblical rhetoric, black dialect, and colloquial English, Hurston traces Moses's life from the day he is launched into the Nile river in a reed basket, to his development as a greatr magician, to his transformation into the heroic rebel leader, the Great Emancipator. 310p.
  • Mules and Men

    By Zora Neale Hurston

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    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780061350177
    • Publisher: Harper Perennial
    • Published: January 2008
    This volume constitutes a treasury of black America's folklore collected by the famous storyteller and anthropologist, who grew up hearing the songs and sermons, sayiings and tall tales that have formed an oral history of the South since the time of slavery. Set intimately within the social context of black life, the stories, 'big old lies,' songs, Vodoo customs, and superstitions recorded in these pages capture the imagination and bring back to life the humor and wisdom that uniquely characterizes the heritage of African Americans. Glossary, Appendix, Selected Bibliography.
  • Seraph on the Suwanee

    By Zora Neale Hurston

    Our Price: $15.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780061651113
    • Publisher: Harper Perennial
    • Published: December 2008
    In this novel, Hurston explores new territory - a story of two people at once deeply in love and deeply at odds, set among the community of 'Florida Crackers' at the turn of the 20th century. Full of insights into the nature of love, attraction, faith, and loyalty, the novel follows young Arvay Henson, convinced she will never find true happiness, as she defends herself from unwanted suitors with hysterical fits and religious fervor. But into her life comes bright and enterprising Jim Meserve, who knows that Arvay is the woman for him, and nothing she can do will dissuade him. 367p.
  • Tell My Horse: Voodoo and Life in Haiti and Jamaica

    By Zora Neale Hurston

    Our Price: $14.39
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780061695131
    • Publisher: Harper Perennial
    • Published: January 2009
    Based on acclaimed author Zora Neale Hurston's personal experiences in Haiti and Jamaica - where she participated as an initiate rather than just an observer during her visits in the 1930s - TELL MY HORSE is a fascinatingfirsthand account of the mysteries of Voodoo, its practices, rituals, and beliefs, making the book a veritable travelogue into a dark mystical world. Selected Bibliography, Chronology. 311p.
  • The Complete Stories

    By Zora Neale Hurston

    Our Price: $13.49
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780061350184
    • Publisher: HarperPerennial
    • Published: January 2008
    (HarperPerennial Modern Classics). This landmark gathering of Zora Neale Hurston's short fiction - most of which appeared only in literary magazines during her lifetime - reveals the evolution of one of the most important African American writers. Spanning her career from 1921 to 1955, these stories attest Hurston's tremendous range and establish themes that recur in her longer fiction. Twenty-six stories. Bibliography. 305p.
  • Their Eyes Were Watching God

    By Zora Neale Hurston

    Our Price: $16.19
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780061120060
    • Publisher: Harper Perennial
    • Published: June 2006
    Zora Neal Hurston’s beloved 1937 classic, THEIRE EYES WERE WATCHING GOD, is an enduring Southern love story sparkling with wit, beauty, and heartfelt wisdom. Told in the captivating voice of a woman who refuses to live in sorrow, bitterness, fear, or foolish romantic dreams, it is the story of fair-skinned, fiercely independent Janie Crawford, and her evolving selfhood through three marriages and a life marked by poverty, trials, and purpose. Selected Bibliography, Chronology. 219p.
  • Their Eyes Were Watching God (75th Anniversary Edition)

    By Zora Neale Hurston

    Our Price: $15.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780060838676
    • Publisher: HarperPerennial
    • Published: March 2013
    (Harperperennial Modern Classics). First published in 1937, this enduring Southern love story sparkling with wit, beauty, and heartfelt wisdom is told in the captivatingvoice of a woman who refuses to live in sorrow, bitterness, fear, or foolish romantic dreams. It is the story of fair-skinned, fiercely independent Janie Crawford, and her evolving selfhood through three marriages and a life marked by poverty, trials, and purpose. Selected Bibliography, Chronology. 220p.

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