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Cotton Comes to Harlem

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Cotton Comes to Harlem by Chester Himes
  • Paperback $14.00

    Nov 28, 1988 | 160 Pages

  • Ebook $7.99

    Aug 03, 2011 | 160 Pages

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“Chester Himes is the best writer of mayhem yarns since Raymond Chandler.”
    —San Francisco Chronicle

“One of the most important American writers of the 20th century. . . . A quirky American genius.”
    —Walter Mosley

“Chester Himes is one of the towering figures of the black literary tradition. . . . A master craftsman.”
    —Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
“Every one of his beyond-cool Harlem novels is cherished by every reader who finds it.”
    —Jonathan Lethem

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