If You Can’t Be Free, Be a Mystery

Paperback $16.00

One World/Ballantine | Apr 30, 2002 | 256 Pages | 5-1/2 x 8-1/4 | ISBN 9780345449733

  • Paperback$16.00

    One World/Ballantine | Apr 30, 2002 | 256 Pages | 5-1/2 x 8-1/4 | ISBN 9780345449733

Praise

“This exquisite look at Lady Day is priceless.”
Essence


“DAZZLING . . . THIS BOOK CONTAINS WRITING AS HAUNTING AND EVOCATIVE AS BILLIE HOLIDAY’S VOICE.”
–ANN DOUGLAS
Author of Terrible Honesty: Mongrel Manhattan in the 1920s


“[AN] AMBITIOUS, FREE-RANGING MEDITATION ON THE SINGER’S LEGACY . . . Griffin’s prose is both sentimental and intellectual. . . . Her observations are sound and illuminating.”
The Washington Post

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