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The Color of Water: A Black Man's Tribute to His White Mother

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As a boy in Brooklyn, James McBride knew that his mother was different. But when he asked about it, she'd simply say, "I'm light-skinned". Later he wondered if he was different too, and asked his mother if he was black or white. "You're a human being", she snapped. "Educate yourself or you'll be a nobody!" When James asked what the colour of God was, she said, "God is the colour of water". As an adult, McBride finally persuaded his mother to tell the story. Her story was of a rabbi's daughter, born in Poland and raised in ...

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The Color of Water: A Black Man's Tribute to His White Mother
2014, Penguin Audiobooks

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2010, Phoenix Audio

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The Color of Water: A Black Man's Tribute to His White Mother
2008, Findaway World

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The Color of Water: A Black Man's Tribute to His White Mother
2006, Riverhead Books

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The Color of Water: A Black Man's Tribute to His White Mother
2006, Perfection Learning

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2006, Turtleback Books

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2006, Phoenix Audio

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2004, Riverhead Books, New York, NY

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The Color of Water: A Black Man's Tribute to His White Mother
1999, Audio Literature

ISBN-13: 9780787121471

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Color of Water: A Black Man's Tribute to His White Mother
1998, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, London

ISBN-13: 9780747538318

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The Color of Water: A Black Man's Tribute to His White Mother
1998, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, London

ISBN-13: 9780747538325

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The Color of Water: A Black Man's Tribute to His White Mother
1997, Turtleback Books, New York, NY

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The Color of Water: A Black Man's Tribute to His White Mother
1996, Thorndike Press, Thorndike, ME

ISBN-13: 9780783818047

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Color of Water: A Black Man's Tribute to His White Mother
1996, Audio Literature

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