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Daddy Was a Number Runner (Contemporary Classics by Women)

ISBN13: 9781558614420
ISBN: 1558614427
Binding: Paperback
List Price: $16.95
Publisher: The Feminist Press at CUNY
Published Date:
Pages: 240
Average Goodreads rating: 4.16/5 (502 ratings)

This beloved modern classic documents the lives and hardships of an African American family living in Depression-era Harlem. While 12-year-old Francie Coffin’s world and family threaten to fall apart, this remarkable young heroine must call upon her own wit and endurance to survive amidst the treacheries of racism and sexism, poverty and violence.