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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Grouping Title sassafrass cypress indigo
Grouping Author shange ntozake
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subject_facet African American women -- Fiction, Charleston (S.C.) -- Fiction, Mothers and daughters -- Fiction, Sisters -- Fiction
title_display Sassafrass, Cypress & Indigo :
title_full Sassafrass, Cypress & Indigo : [a novel] [electronic resource] Shange, Ntozake.
title_short Sassafrass, Cypress & Indigo :
title_sub [a novel]
topic_facet African American women, Mothers and daughters, Sisters