The secret lives of church ladies
—Philyaw, Deesha, author.
Book
2020
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"Explores the raw and tender places where Black women and girls dare to follow their desires and pursue a momentary reprieve from being good. The nine stories in this collection feature four generations of characters grappling with who they want to be in the world, caught as they are between the church's double standards and their own needs and passions"-- Provided by publisher.

Item Details
Subjects:
African American girls -- Fiction.
African American women -- Fiction.
African American women -- Religious life -- Fiction.
Interpersonal relations -- Fiction.
Genre:
Short stories.
Other Authors:
Philyaw, Deesha. Short stories. Selections.
ISBN:
9781949199734
1949199738
Edition:
First edition.
Description:
179 pages ; 19 cm
Contents:
Eula
Not-Daniel
Dear sister
Peach cobbler
Snowfall
How to make love to a physicist
Jael
Instructions for married Christian husbands
When Eddie Levert comes.
LCCN:
2020008805
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