From Our Editors
In this beautifully evocative tale of life in the segregated South, the author of The Last Train North looks back at his "colored" childhood with deep pride, striking honesty, and unusual affection. Soon to be released as a major film from BET Pictures, directed by Tim Reid and starring Richard Roundtree and Phylicia Rashad. Photos
From the Publisher
"A bittersweet story about love, community, and familyand the difference they made in the life of one young man."The New York Times Book Review.