novelist Eric Jerome Dickey
returns with a sizzling, sexy thriller set in Atlanta about Nia Simone Bijou.
com), or parents who applaud the positive role models of superhero cartoons like Static Shock (based on the Milestone Media comic of the same name), or the growing number of filmmakers and novelists who write comic books, such as Hudlin (Black Panther), John Bidley (The American Way), Kevin Grevioux (New Warriors), and Eric Jerome Dickey
Penguin's roster of best-selling authors includes Patricia Cornwell, Nick Hornby, Eric Jerome Dickey
, Stephen King, Amy Tan, Al Franken, Catherine Coulter, and hundreds of others.
One such text that has not yet found the audience that it surely merits is Understand This, the first novel by the Los Angeles-based writer Jervey Tervalon, whose arrival on the scene should alert us all to the existence of a whole slew of talented Southern California fiction writers - a cohort that includes Octavia Butler, Gar Anthony Haywood, Gary Phillips, Bebe Moore Campbell, Trey Ellis, Neffetiti Austin, Paul Beatty, Wanda Coleman, Eric Jerome Dickey
, Akosua Busia, Len Riley, and Sheneska Jackson (to say nothing of Steven Barnes and Walter Mosley, both of whom have relocated within the past few years to other parts of the country).
Friday: noon, black writers symposium with Sheneska Jackson and Eric Jerome Dickey
in the Black House.
95), Eric Jerome Dickey
picks up where be left off in the riveting prequel SLEEPING WITH STRANGERS.
Sleeping With Strangers By Eric Jerome Dickey
Dutton, April 2007 $24,95, ISBN 0-525-94999-2
Sleeping With Strangers/ Eric Jerome Dickey