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Add This - Big Girls Don't Cry

Written by Connie BriscoeAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Connie Briscoe

  • Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
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  • Publisher: One World/Ballantine
  • On Sale: July 1, 1997
  • Price: $14.00
  • ISBN: 978-0-345-41362-8 (0-345-41362-8)
about this book

The New York Times Bestseller

The 1997 Blackboard African American Bestseller's Book of the Year

Born into a comfortable Washington, D.C. home, Naomi Jefferson leads a life that is only occasionally marred by racism.  But all that changes when her older brother Joshua--who seems destined for greatness--is killed in a tragic car accident on his way to a civil rights demonstration. Naomi begins a search for love and purpose in a harsh, often unforgiving world.

"An empathetic portrait of a modern woman wrestling with issues of love, work and family obligations." --Publishers Weekly

"Brims with warmth, energy, and a positive message." --San Francisco Chronicle