Zora Neale Hurston

Zora Neale Hurston (1891-1960) was an American writer best known for her novels and short stories. She was a key figure in the Harlem Renaissance.

Books by Zora Neale Hurston

Interviews where books by Zora Neale Hurston were recommended

The Best African American Literature, recommended by Farah Jasmine Griffin

An ever-growing body of authors are writing about the reality of what it means to be black in America, says Farah Jasmine Griffin, director of the Institute for Research in African American Studies at Columbia University. Here she recommends five works of African American literature, from greats like Zora Neale Hurston and Toni Morrison to lesser-known gems by Ann Petry.

The Best Audiobooks of 2022, recommended by Robin Whitten

Every year AudioFile magazine reviews thousands of new audiobooks and in its annual best-of-the-year lists its editors include only books that make exceptional listening. Here Robin Whitten, AudioFile’s founder and editor, picks out five outstanding audiobooks in a range of genres and explains what it is that makes them special.

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