Books by Heather Neff

HEATHER NEFF is the author of Blackgammon, Wisdom, and Accident of Birth (Harlem Moon). A professor of Literatures in the African Diaspora at Eastern Michigan University, she lives in Ypsilanti, Michigan.

WISDOM by Heather Neff
Released: June 25, 2002

"A hell of a read, but not much of a book."
Neff (Blackgammon, 2000) serves up an Afro-Caribbean-Gothic stew spiced with purple prose and an intricate plot. Read full book review >
BLACKGAMMON by Heather Neff
Released: Oct. 3, 2000

"Despite the politically correct trappings: an old-fashioned tale about the power of love too consciously worked out to be affecting."
In an ambitious first novel held captive to its themes of racism, art, and abiding love, a vow made by two African-American women leads them to fame, fortune—and heartbreak. Read full book review >