Search - List of Books by Lonnie Coleman

Lonnie Coleman (1920-1982) was an American novelist and playwright best known for writing the Beulah Land trilogy. Born William Laurence "Lonnie" Coleman August 2, 1920. He died in Savannah, Georgia at age 62 on August 13, 1982. His first novel was published in 1944. Coleman was an associate editor at Ladies Home Journal 1947-1950 and Collier's, 1951-1955.

Coleman's 1959 novel "Sam" is considered a groundbreaking novel in American literature in its depiction of homosexuality and metropolitan gay life.

Coleman's book "Beulah Land" was a New York Times Best Seller in 1974 and earned a record-breaking $800,000 paperback rights contract. His novels "Beulah Land" and "Look Away, Beulah Land" were filmed in 1980 as the NBC miniseries Beulah Land starring Lesley Ann Warren, Michael Sarrazin. Meredith Baxter, and Don Johnson.

Coleman had three plays produced on Broadway, but none were successful. "Jolly's Progress" starred Eartha Kitt and Wendell Corey and ran for a week in December 1959. His other two plays closed after opening night. His lone screenplay was for the 1958 film Hot Spell which starred Shirley Booth and Anthony Quinn.

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Total Books: 19
Beulah Land
1985 - Beulah Land (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780440113935
ISBN-10: 0440113938
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 2.8/5 Stars.
 3

Look Away Beulah Land
1983 - Look Away Beulah Land (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780440146544
ISBN-10: 0440146542
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.
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MARK
1981 - Mark (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780671427856
ISBN-10: 0671427857
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Legacy of Beulah Land
1981 - Legacy of Beulah Land (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780440150855
ISBN-10: 044015085X
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Legacy of Beulah Land
1980 - The Legacy of Beulah Land (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780385154598
ISBN-10: 0385154593
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.
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Look Away Beulah Land
1979 - Look Away Beulah Land (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780099187707
ISBN-10: 0099187701
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Look Away Beulah Land
1979 - Look Away Beulah Land (Other)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780440146421
ISBN-10: 0440146429
Genre: Romance
  • Currently 4.3/5 Stars.
 2

Look Away Beulah Land A Novel
1977 - Look Away Beulah Land a Novel (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780385128261
ISBN-10: 0385128266
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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Orphan Jim A Novel
1975 - Orphan Jim a Novel (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780385110853
ISBN-10: 0385110855
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Beulah Land
1974 - Beulah Land (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780330239134
ISBN-10: 0330239139
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Beulah Land
1973 - Beulah Land (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780385062442
ISBN-10: 0385062443
  • Currently 2/5 Stars.
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The Legacy of Beulah Land
The Legacy of Beulah Land (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780099267300
ISBN-10: 0099267306
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Beulah Land
Beulah Land (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780099272601
ISBN-10: 0099272601
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Look Away Beulah Land
Look Away Beulah Land (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780304300099
ISBN-10: 0304300098
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Legacy of Beulah Land
The Legacy of Beulah Land (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780304306893
ISBN-10: 0304306894
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Beulah Land
Beulah Land (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780330239127
ISBN-10: 0330239120
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.
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Orphan Jim
Orphan Jim (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780440067054
ISBN-10: 0440067057
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Beulah Land
Beulah Land (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9788425304170
ISBN-10: 8425304172
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