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The Blackbirds

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The Blackbirds by Eric Jerome Dickey
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Apr 18, 2017 | ISBN 9781101984123

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Praise for The Blackbirds

“An epic story about an epic quartet [of friends].”—Essence

“In this sensual tale, words stoke the body and the imagination. With prose that is both witty and current, Dickey chronicles the pothole-filled journey four modern black women take to find love.”—Kirkus Reviews

“Dickey…once again stirs a juicy mix of steamy sexuality with soap-opera drama…fans will be pleased to recognize characters from the author’s previous novels.”—Library Journal 

“[An] empowering story of four women friends…. [featuring] relatable voices and feelings to difficult issues.”—Booklist 

“Sure to get your blood boiling (in a good way).”—USAToday.com’s Happily Ever After

“Eric Jerome Dickey is about the best novelist going right now in terms of writing about romance and sex from the woman’s perspective. And The Blackbirds proves to be no exception.”—Electric Review

More Praise for Eric Jerome Dickey 

“Dickey’s fans flock to his readings….He’s perfected an addictive fictional formula.”—The New York Times

“Dickey has the knack for creating characters who elicit both rage and sympathy.”—Entertainment Weekly
 
“Eric Jerome Dickey’s work is a master class in Black joy….[his] characters—bold, smart women oozing sexuality and vulnerability—navigate interpersonal conflicts using dialogue that crackles with authenticity.”—The Atlantic

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