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Nathan McCall (born 1955) is an African-American author who grew up in the Cavalier Manor section of Portsmouth, Virginia.

As the stepson of a Navy man, McCall also grew up in various locations, such as Morocco and Norfolk, Virginia. After serving three years in prison, he studied journalism at Norfolk State University. He reported for the Virginian Pilot-Ledger Star and the Atlanta Journal-Constitution before moving to The Washington Post In 1989. He has dedicated his career to improving race relations in the United States.

In his first book, Makes Me Wanna Holler, McCall provides a detailed story of his life and the hardships he experienced growing up with racial profiling, class differences and peer pressure. His second book, What's Going On used personal essays to discuss some larger issues such as social, cultural, and political tensions that affect the modern day United States.

After the success of his books, McCall was in demand as a speaker. He left The Washington Post for the lecture circuit. Today he continues to write, and holds the post of lecturer in the Department of African-American Studies at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia.

His first novel Them, dealing with issues of gentrification in an Atlanta neighborhood, was published in 2007. Them, tells the story of Barlowe Reed, a single, forty-something African-American man, who has to come to terms with the gentrification of his neighborhood, in particular the influx of white people to the area.
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Total Books: 14
Them
2008 - Them (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781416549161
ISBN-10: 1416549161
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.
 10

Makes Me Wanna Holler A Young Black Man in America
2008 - Makes Me Wanna Holler a Young Black Man in America (Other)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9781435242531
ISBN-10: 143524253X
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Them A Novel
2007 - Them a Novel (Audio Cassette)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781433206429
ISBN-10: 1433206420
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Them A Novel
2007 - Them a Novel (Audio CD)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781433206436
ISBN-10: 1433206439
  • Currently 2.5/5 Stars.
 2

Them A Novel
2007 - Them a Novel (Audio Cassette)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781433206443
ISBN-10: 1433206447
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Literature & Fiction, General
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Them A Novel
2007 - Them a Novel (Audio CD)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781433206450
ISBN-10: 1433206455
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Them
2007 - Them (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781416549154
ISBN-10: 1416549153
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.
 7

Makes Me Wanna Holler A Young Black Man in America
1999 - Makes Me Wanna Holler a Young Black Man in America (Other)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780613094900
ISBN-10: 0613094905
Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
  • Currently 5/5 Stars.
 1

Makes Me Wanna Holler A Young Black Man in America
1995 - Makes Me Wanna Holler a Young Black Man in America (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780679412687
ISBN-10: 0679412689
Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
 2

Makes Me Wanna Holler A Young Black Man in America
Makes Me Wanna Holler A Young Black Man in America
Makes Me Wanna Holler A Young Black Man in America
Them
Them [Readers Circle] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781602851696
ISBN-10: 1602851697
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