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Breaking Ice: An Anthology of Contemporary African-American Fiction

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A striking collection of works from authors both established and emerging, this is the first original anthology of African-American writing in over a decade. Other contributors are: - Ellease Southerland - Barbara Summers - Cliff Thompson - Alice Walker - John A. Williams - Al Young


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A striking collection of works from authors both established and emerging, this is the first original anthology of African-American writing in over a decade. Other contributors are: - Ellease Southerland - Barbara Summers - Cliff Thompson - Alice Walker - John A. Williams - Al Young

30 review for Breaking Ice: An Anthology of Contemporary African-American Fiction

  1. 4 out of 5

    Danielle The Book Huntress (Back to the Books)

    I read this when I was staying with my aunt in a very small town in Alabama (Anniston). She was recovering from a serious illness, and needed some help. It is a book that I had very little trouble reading from cover to cover. All the stories were well-written and helped to while away the time in a very small town. I have to say that I found most of them on the depressing side (hence the four and 1/2 instead of five stars). I would like to see more books about the African American experience that I read this when I was staying with my aunt in a very small town in Alabama (Anniston). She was recovering from a serious illness, and needed some help. It is a book that I had very little trouble reading from cover to cover. All the stories were well-written and helped to while away the time in a very small town. I have to say that I found most of them on the depressing side (hence the four and 1/2 instead of five stars). I would like to see more books about the African American experience that are on the positive end. Yes, history has not been kind to us overall, but fiction should be about celebration, as well as mourning and reflecting on the trials of life. Rating 4.5/5.0 stars

  2. 5 out of 5

    Katrina Williams

    I have read many of the stories in the anthology.

  3. 4 out of 5

    Andrea Norwood

    Great collection of authors. I purchased this book in the early 90s. As a recent college grad, it allowed me to review vast amount of authors and genres. I made a favorite list of authors and read their other books. Great tool, regret it giving away.

  4. 5 out of 5

    Regina

    Any connoisseur of African American fiction should have this in their collection

  5. 5 out of 5

    Shaunni

    Very good. Lots of different stories.

  6. 5 out of 5

    Carolyn

    Great book of fiction that shows the range of the African-American experience.

  7. 4 out of 5

    Nascha

    A great anthology of contemporary fiction by AA authors. McMillan did a great job of editing this book. Also features excerpts of novels by Gloria Naylor etc.

  8. 4 out of 5

    Chrystal

    I really enjoyed the varies stories by varies Authors.

  9. 4 out of 5

    Danna

    I remember losing or having this book stolen when I was in college. (I made the mistake of not carrying it in my backpack.) Now I get a chance to re-read the book, thanks to Recycled Reads.

  10. 4 out of 5

    DeAndrea Pugh

    It was a good book to read from different authors.

  11. 5 out of 5

    Samitriag

  12. 5 out of 5

    Tiffany

  13. 5 out of 5

    Leslie Nolen-Garner

  14. 4 out of 5

    Felicia Royster

  15. 5 out of 5

    Danielle M. McCurry

  16. 5 out of 5

    Nocot

  17. 4 out of 5

    Monica Hawes

  18. 5 out of 5

    Valerie

  19. 4 out of 5

    George

  20. 5 out of 5

    Vonda Nolan

  21. 4 out of 5

    Michelle Atwell

  22. 5 out of 5

    Ancestral

  23. 5 out of 5

    Nancy

  24. 4 out of 5

    AnnMarie Marranzini

  25. 5 out of 5

    Barbara

  26. 4 out of 5

    Lisa Stephen

  27. 4 out of 5

    Amber Berry

  28. 5 out of 5

    Lauryn King

  29. 4 out of 5

    Tracy

  30. 5 out of 5

    Denise Williams

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