Guidebook to Relative Strangers

Journeys into Race, Motherhood, and History

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An award-winning African American poet debuts in prose with a stunningly graceful and honest exploration of race, motherhood, and history.

As a working mother whose livelihood as a poet-lecturer...

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LibraryReads nominations due by 4/20 and IndieNext nominations due by 4/4/17.


July 2017 Indie Next selection

Advance Praise

“Camille Dungy has crafted an elegant, meditative love letter to the life of the writer, the natural world, histories from which we cannot nor should not extricate ourselves, black womanhood, black...

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