Search - List of Books by Jill Nelson

Jill Nelson (born June 14, 1952) is a prominent African American journalist and novelist. She has written several books, including the autobiographical Volunteer Slavery: My Authentic Negro Experience, which won an American Book Award, and is currently Professor of Journalism at the City College of New York.

Jill Nelson grew up in New York's Harlem, spending summers on Martha's Vineyard. She graduated from the City College of New York and went on to study at the Columbia School of Journalism. Nelson wrote for the Washington Post Magazine at its inception, and was awarded the Washington D.C. Journalist of the Year for her contributions. Her work has also appeared in The New York Times, Essence, The Nation, Ms., the Chicago Tribune, the Village Voice, USA Today, USA Weekend, and msnbc.com.

Nelson wrote the autobiographical Volunteer Slavery: My Authentic Negro Experience about her experiences as a black female journalist at the Washington Post. Her next book Straight, No Chaser: How I Became A Grown-Up Black Woman, also autobiographical, discussed role models for black women.

Her first work of fiction, Sexual Healing, was published in 2003.

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Total Books: 16
God's Gospel
2015 - God's Gospel [Making Him Known] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781629950334
ISBN-10: 1629950335
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Let's Get It On A Novel
2010 - Let's Get It on a Novel (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780060763312
ISBN-10: 0060763310
Genre: Romance
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.
 1

Let's Get It On A Novel
2009 - Let's Get It on a Novel (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780060763305
ISBN-10: 0060763302
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 4.3/5 Stars.
 2

Sexual Healing
2005 - Sexual Healing (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780743492843
ISBN-10: 0743492846
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Romance
  • Currently 2.8/5 Stars.
 2

Finding Martha's Vineyard  African Americans at Home on an Island
Sexual Healing
2004 - Sexual Healing (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781852428723
ISBN-10: 1852428724
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Sexual Healing
2003 - Sexual Healing (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780972456203
ISBN-10: 0972456201
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Romance
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
 2

Sexual Healing
2003 - Sexual Healing (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780972456258
ISBN-10: 0972456252
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Romance
  • Currently 2/5 Stars.
 3

Straight No Chaser  How I Became a Grown-Up Black Woman
1999 - Straight No Chaser How I Became a Grown-up Black Woman (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780140277241
ISBN-10: 0140277242
Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
  • Currently 4.3/5 Stars.
 3

Straight No Chaser How I Became a Grown-Up Black Woman
1997 - Straight No Chaser How I Became a Grown-up Black Woman (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780399142628
ISBN-10: 0399142622
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
 2

Volunteer Slavery My Authentic Negro Experience
1994 - Volunteer Slavery My Authentic Negro Experience (Paperback)Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780140237160
ISBN-10: 014023716X
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Reference, Nonfiction
  • Currently 4.3/5 Stars.
 5

Volunteer Slavery My Authentic Negro Experience
1993 - Volunteer Slavery My Authentic Negro Experience (Hardcover)Paperback, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9781879360242
ISBN-10: 1879360241
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
 2

Straight No Chaser  How I Became a Grown-up Black Woman
Straight No Chaser How I Became a Grown-up Black Woman (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780965835992
ISBN-10: 0965835995
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
 1

Sexual Healing
Sexual Healing (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781852427917
ISBN-10: 1852427914
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