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Sassafrass, Cypress & Indigo: A Novel

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Sassafrass, Cypress and Indigo is the story of three "colored girls," three sisters and their mama from Charleston, South Carolina: Sassafrass, the oldest, a poet and a weaver like her mother, gone north to college, living with other artists in Los Angeles and trying to weave a life out of her work, her man, her memories and dreams; Cypress, the dancer,who leaves home to find new ways of moving and easing the contractions of her soul; Indigo, the youngest, still a child of Charleston--"too much of the south in her"--wholives in poetry, can talk to her dolls, and has a great gift of seeing the obvious magic of the world.

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9780312541248
9780312699710
9780312140915
9781429956666
9780312699727
9781481556620
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subject_facet African American women -- Fiction, Charleston (S.C.) -- Fiction, Mothers and daughters -- South Carolina -- Charleston -- Fiction, Sisters -- United States -- Fiction
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