Books by April Sinclair

I LEFT MY BACK DOOR OPEN by April Sinclair
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 21, 1999

"Uneven at the end, but an amusing read."
A witty narrative and sympathetic characters rescue (but just barely) a story that overexerts itself to include nearly every anxiety known to pop culture. Read full book review >
Released: Jan. 18, 1996

"Honest, simple storytelling with a gentle bite. (Author tour)"
The sequel to Sinclair's bestselling Coffee Will Make You Black (1994) once again features sassy Stevie, now on a Candide-esque journey from working-class Chicago to college in the Illinois sticks to San Francisco at the height of gay liberation. Read full book review >
COFFEE WILL MAKE YOU BLACK by April Sinclair
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 27, 1994

"A fair-to-middling debut."
From newcomer Sinclair, the coming-of-age story of a black girl in 1960's Chicago. Read full book review >