An epic of power lost and power won, played out in the Georgia tidewater, Praying for Sheetrock is a heartwarming, boisterous and true story of how the black people of a small town banded together in 1975 to elect a black retired boilermaker as a county commissioner.
Melissa Fay Greene is an award-winning author and journalist whose writing has appeared in The New Yorker, the New York Times, the Washington Post, The Atlantic Monthly, the Chicago Tribune, and Newsweek . She is also the author of Last Man Out: The Story of the Springhill Mine Disaster and the forthcoming There Is No Me Without You (Bloomsbury Press). She lives in Atlanta, Georgia.
Praying Sheetrock by Melissa Fay Greene
Melissa Fay Greene
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The book has been read but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact and the cover is intact. Some minor wear to the spine.