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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Melda Beaty  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Non-Fiction

Audience: Adult;


-- Melda Beaty on WorldCat --

Illinois Connection

The author grew up on the west side of Chicago and moved to the suburbs before college. She has taught english at Northwestern, Illiinois State, and other colleges and community colleges.

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Titles At Your Library

My Soul To His Spirit: Soulful Expressions From Black Daughters To Their Fathers
ISBN: 0976562413

Souldictates Pub. 2005

A diverse group of black women use poetry, prose, epistles, and journals to speak of feelings of love, pain, disappointment, fulfillment, betrayal, and confusion as they chronicle a journey of healing and redemptive love toward their fathers.

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