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The Ancestors

(2008)
A collection of stories by

 
 
A collection of short stories from three talented authors exploring ghosts and hauntings by drawing upon African and African-American ancestral myths and beliefs. In Brandon Massey's ""The Patriarch"" a young writer travels to the hushed backwoods of Mississippi, where dangerous secrets surface. In L.A. Banks' ""Ev'ry Shut Eye Ain't Sleep"" a man is haunted by violent visions - until he is given the chance to right the wrongs of the past. Finally, in Due's ""Ghost Summer"", ancestors haunt the nights of two children - making a mark on both the dead and the living.

Genre: Urban Fiction
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Hardback Editions

March 2009 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Ancestors (Thorndike Press Large Print African American Series)
Author(s): L A Banks, Tananarive Due, Brandon Massey
ISBN: 1-4104-1408-6 / 978-1-4104-1408-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Thorndike Pr
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Paperback Editions

January 2010 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: The Ancestors
Author(s): Brandon Massey
ISBN: 0-7582-5162-9 / 978-0-7582-5162-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Kensington
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December 2008 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Ancestors
Author(s): Brandon Massey, Tananarive Due, L A Banks
ISBN: 0-7582-2382-X / 978-0-7582-2382-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Dafina
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Audio Editions

November 2009 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Ancestors
Author(s): Brandon Massey, Tananarive Due, T A Banks
Publisher: Recorded Books
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November 2009 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: The Ancestors
Author(s): Brandon Massey, Tananarive Due, T A Banks
Publisher: Recorded Books
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Kindle Editions

December 2008 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Ancestors
Author(s): Brandon Massey, Tananarive Due, L A Banks
Publisher: Dafina
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