“Overwhelming....It’s joyous and alive, affirmative in the face of despair.” —Daily News
“Passionate and lyrical...In poetry and prose Shange describes what it means to be a black woman in a world of mean streets, deceitful men, and aching loss.” —New York Newsday
About the Author
poet, novelist, playwright, and performer, wrote the Broadway-produced and Obie Award-winning For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When the Rainbow Is Enuf.
She has also written numerous works of fiction, including Sassafras, Cypress and Indigo, Betsy Brown,