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Ntozake Shange (pronounced N-toe-ZAHK-kay SHONG-gay; born October 18, 1948) is an American playwright, and poet. As a self proclaimed black feminist, much of the content of her work addresses issues relating to race and feminism.

Shange is best-known for the Obie Award-winning play For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Is Enuf.

She also wrote Betsey Brown, a novel about an African American girl who runs away from home. Among her honors and awards are fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation and the Lila Wallace-Reader's Digest Fund, and a Pushcart Prize. Shange lives in Brooklyn.

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Total Books: 99
Wild Beauty New and Selected Poems
2017 - Wild Beauty New and Selected Poems (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781501169939
ISBN-10: 1501169939
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Freedom's aCallin Me
2012 - Freedom's Acallin Me (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780061337413
ISBN-10: 0061337412
Genre: Children's Books
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Coretta Scott
2011 - Coretta Scott (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780061253669
ISBN-10: 0061253669
Genre: Children's Books
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lost in language  sound a memoir of coming to the arts
2011 - Lost in Language Sound a Memoir of Coming to the Arts (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780312206161
ISBN-10: 031220616X
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Nonfiction
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lost in language  sound
2011 - Lost in Language Sound (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781250035561
ISBN-10: 1250035562
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Politics & Social Sciences
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Some Sing Some Cry A Novel
2011 - Some Sing Some Cry a Novel (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780312552718
ISBN-10: 0312552718
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Liliane Resurrection of the Daughter
2011 - Liliane Resurrection of the Daughter (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780312644109
ISBN-10: 0312644108
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When the Rainbow is Enuf
Sassafrass Cypress  Indigo A Novel
2010 - Sassafrass Cypress Indigo a Novel (Audio CD)
ISBN-13: 9781441765574
ISBN-10: 1441765573
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Betsey Brown A Novel
2010 - Betsey Brown a Novel (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780312541231
ISBN-10: 0312541236
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Sassafrass Cypress  Indigo
2010 - Sassafrass Cypress Indigo (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780312541248
ISBN-10: 0312541244
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Robert Mapplethorpe The Black Book
2010 - Robert Mapplethorpe the Black Book [German Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9783829604604
ISBN-10: 3829604602
Genre: Arts & Photography
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We Troubled the Waters
2009 - We Troubled the Waters (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780061337352
ISBN-10: 0061337358
Genre: Children's Books
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For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When the Rainbow Is Enuf A Choreopoem
The Sweet Breath of Life A Poetic Narrative of the AfricanAmerican Family
Ellington Was Not a Street
2004 - Ellington Was Not a Street [Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award Winner] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780689828843
ISBN-10: 0689828845
Genres: Children's Books, Literature & Fiction
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Daddy Says
2003 - Daddy Says (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780689830815
ISBN-10: 0689830815
Genre: Children's Books
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Float Like a Butterfly
2002 - Float Like a Butterfly (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780786805549
ISBN-10: 0786805544
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Children's Books, Sports & Outdoors
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For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Is Enuf A Choreopoem
The Beacon Best of 1999  Creative Writing by Women and Men of All Colors
1999 - The Beacon Best of 1999 Creative Writing By Women and Men of All Colors [Beacon Anthology] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780807062210
ISBN-10: 0807062219
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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If I Can Cook/You Know God Can
1999 - If I Can Cook/you Know God Can [Bluestreak Series] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780807072417
ISBN-10: 0807072419
Genres: Cookbooks, Food & Wine, Nonfiction
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1992 - Plays One [Methuen world dramatists] (Other)
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