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Lucinda Roy (born December 19, 1955) is an American-based British novelist, educator and poet.

She was born in Battersea, South London, England, to Namba Roy, a Jamaican writer and artist, and Yvonne Roy, an English actor and teacher. She grew up in England and received her B.A. in English from King's College London before moving to the U.S., where she currently resides. She completed her M.F.A. in creative writing at the University of Arkansas.

In 1988, she published her first collection of poetry, Wailing the Dead to Sleep. Celebrated American poet Nikki Giovanni wrote the introduction. In 1995, her second poetry collection, The Hummingbirds, was selected by poet Lucille Clifton as the winner of the Eighth Mountain Poetry Prize. In her first novel, Lady Moses, the protagonist is a woman whose father is a West African writer and whose mother is an English actress. HarperCollins published the book. Hotel Alleluia was her second novel, also published by HarperCollins.

Currently, she is the Director of Creative Writing at Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, Virginia, and was named Alumni Distinguished Professor of English. She is also the Vice President of the Association of Writers & Writing Programs.

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Total Books: 15
No Right to Remain Silent What We've Learned from the Tragedy at Virginia Tech
No Right to Remain Silent The Tragedy at Virginia Tech
2009 - No Right to Remain Silent the Tragedy at VIrginia Tech (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780307409638
ISBN-10: 0307409635
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Politics & Social Sciences
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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The Hotel Alleluia A Novel
2001 - The Hotel Alleluia a Novel (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780060932077
ISBN-10: 0060932074
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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The Hotel Alleluia
2000 - The Hotel Alleluia [A Virago V] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781860495403
ISBN-10: 1860495400
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Hotel Alleluia
2000 - The Hotel Alleluia (Hardcover)Paperback, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780060193959
ISBN-10: 0060193956
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.1/5 Stars.
 4

Lady Moses  A Novel
1999 - Lady Moses a Novel (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780060930844
ISBN-10: 0060930845
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.4/5 Stars.
 4

Lady Moses A Novel
1998 - Lady Moses a Novel (Hardcover)Paperback, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780060182441
ISBN-10: 006018244X
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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The Humming Birds
1995 - The Humming Birds (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780933377387
ISBN-10: 093337738X
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Humming Birds
1995 - The Humming Birds (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780933377394
ISBN-10: 0933377398
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Lady Moses
Lady Moses (Audio Cassette)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781402506116
ISBN-10: 1402506112
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The Hotel Alleluia
The Hotel Alleluia (Audio CD)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9781402578434
ISBN-10: 1402578431
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Lady Moses
Lady Moses [A Virago V] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9781860492877
ISBN-10: 1860492878
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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