Books by Hettie Jones

HETTIE JONES is a poet and author of the memoir How I Became Hettie Jones and coauthor with Rita Marley of No Woman No Cry. She lives in New York City and teaches at the New School.


LOVE, H by Hettie Jones
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 14, 2016

"A fertile trove that needs a stronger framework."
Letters revealing the enduring friendship of two "beat chicks." Read full book review >
NON-FICTION
Released: Jan. 16, 2007

"Will answer many questions regarding what occurred at the northern end of the Underground Railroad."
The stories of the settlements in Canada founded and developed by fugitive slaves from the United States who traveled along the Underground Railroad and gained freedom—and even prosperity—at a variety of northern termini. Read full book review >
NO WOMAN NO CRY by Rita Marley
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: April 7, 2004

"Tart, self-assured, and lasting."
It can't be said that her relationship with Bob Marley was easy, but his wife of 15 years portrays it as intensely close and spiritual. Read full book review >