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For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Is Enuf

(1975)
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This groundbreaking work of literature was originally written as an extended choreopoem, debuted on Broadway in 1976, and is an upcoming star-studded movie. For the first time, it is brought to live in audio in this powerful and moving performance by one of the film's stars, acclaimed actress Thandie Newton.

Playwright, poet, and novelist Ntozake Shange originally composed for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf in as a mesmerizingly original choreopoem. The New York Post called it "rich with the author's special voice: by turns bitter, funny, ironic, and savage; fiercely honest and personal." Now a new audiobook, it chronicles the interconnected lives of a group of women facing shatteringly difficult issues, and evokes the indomitable power of enduring hope and joy.

Thandie Newton, from the movies Crash, The Pursuit of Happyness, and W., captures each emotion with heartbreaking honesty in a fearless, passionate, and inspiring performance of the author's vivid and lyrical language. The New York Times says "Ntozake Shange writes with such exquisite care and beauty that anyone can relate to her message."


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Hardback Editions

November 2010 : USA Hardback
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Title: For colored girls who have considered suicide/When the rainbow is enuf (Scribner Classics)
Author(s): Ntozake Shange
ISBN: 1-4516-2420-4 / 978-1-4516-2420-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Scribner
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June 2008 : USA Library Binding
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Title: For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When the Rainbow Is Enuf: A Choreopoem
Author(s): Ntozake Shange
ISBN: 1-4395-0363-X / 978-1-4395-0363-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Paw Prints
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September 1997 : USA Library Binding
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Title: For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When The Rainbow Is Enuf (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)
Author(s): Ntozake Shange
ISBN: 0-613-13552-0 / 978-0-613-13552-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Turtleback Books
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January 1997 : USA Library Binding
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Title: For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Is Enuf
Author(s): Ntozake Shange
ISBN: 0-606-19941-1 / 978-0-606-19941-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Demco Media
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May 1977 : USA Hardback
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Title: For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide / When the Rainbow Is Enuf
Author(s): Ntozake Shange
ISBN: 0-02-609840-7 / 978-0-02-609840-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Macmillan Publishing Company
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March 1978 : UK Hardback
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Title: For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow is Enuf
Author(s): Ntozake Shange
ISBN: 0-413-38550-7 / 978-0-413-38550-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Methuen Publishing Ltd
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January 1975 : USA Hardback
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Title: For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow is Enuf
Author(s): Ntozake Shange
ISBN: 0-915288-13-3 / 978-0-915288-13-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Shameless Hussy Press
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Paperback Editions

November 2010 : USA Paperback
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Title: For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When the Rainbow Is Enuf
Author(s): Ntozake Shange
ISBN: 1-4391-8681-2 / 978-1-4391-8681-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
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September 1997 : USA Paperback
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Title: For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Is Enuf
Author(s): Ntozake Shange
ISBN: 0-684-84326-9 / 978-0-684-84326-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Scribner
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March 1990 : UK Paperback
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Title: For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow is Enuf, and Spell #7 (Methuen Modern Plays)
Author(s): Ntozake Shange
ISBN: 0-413-63120-6 / 978-0-413-63120-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Methuen Publishing Ltd
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April 1989 : USA Paperback
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Title: FOR COLORED GIRLS WHO HAVE CONSIDERED SUICIDE / WHEN THE RAINBOW IS ENUF
Author(s): Shange
ISBN: 0-02-024891-1 / 978-0-02-024891-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Scribner
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May 1982 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide
Author(s): Ntozake Shange
ISBN: 0-553-27325-6 / 978-0-553-27325-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Bantam
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December 1981 : USA Mass Market Paperback

Title: For Colored Girls who have considered suicide / when the rainbow is enuf: A Choreopoem
Author(s): Ntozake Shange
ISBN: 0-553-26212-2 / 978-0-553-26212-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Bantam
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December 1981 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Is Enuf
Author(s): Ntozake Shange
ISBN: 0-553-22955-9 / 978-0-553-22955-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Bantam Books
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1980 : USA Paperback
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Title: For colored girls who have considered suicide, when the rainbow is enuf : a choreopoem
Author(s): Ntozake Shange
ISBN: 0-553-13307-1 / 978-0-553-13307-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Bantam Books
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March 1978 : UK Paperback
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Title: For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow is Enuf
Author(s): Ntozake Shange
ISBN: 0-413-38560-4 / 978-0-413-38560-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Methuen Publishing Ltd
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Audio Editions

October 2016 : MP3 CD
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Title: For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When the Rainbow is Enuf
Author(s): Ntozake Shange
ISBN: 1-5318-7921-7 / 978-1-5318-7921-1
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
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January 2011 : USA Audio CD
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Title: For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When the Rainbow is Enuf
Author(s): Ntozake Shange
ISBN: 1-4418-8008-9 / 978-1-4418-8008-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
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January 2011 : USA Audio CD
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Title: For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When the Rainbow is Enuf
Author(s): Ntozake Shange
ISBN: 1-4418-8009-7 / 978-1-4418-8009-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
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January 2011 : USA MP3 CD
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Title: For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When the Rainbow is Enuf
Author(s): Ntozake Shange
ISBN: 1-4418-8010-0 / 978-1-4418-8010-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
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January 2011 : USA MP3 CD
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Title: For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When the Rainbow is Enuf
Author(s): Ntozake Shange
ISBN: 1-4418-8011-9 / 978-1-4418-8011-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
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November 2010 : USA Audio edition
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Title: for colored girls who have considered suicide - when the rainbow is enuf
Author(s): Ntozake Shange
Publisher: Audible Studios
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November 2010 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: for colored girls who have considered suicide - when the rainbow is enuf
Author(s): Ntozake Shange
Publisher: Audible Studios
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November 2010 : UK Audio edition
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Title: for colored girls who have considered suicide - when the rainbow is enuf
Author(s): Ntozake Shange
Publisher: Audible Studios
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Kindle Editions

November 2010 : Canada Kindle edition
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Title: For colored girls who have considered suicide/When the rainbow is enuf
Author(s): Ntozake Shange
Publisher: Scribner
Availability: Amazon CA