Dust Tracks on a Road by Zora Neale Hurston
9780062004833 â€œWarm, witty, imaginative. . . . This is a rich and winning book.â€â€”The New Yorker Dust Tracks on a Road is the bold, poignant, and funny autobiography of novelist, folklorist, and anthropologist Zora Neale Hurston, one of American literatureâ€™s most compelling and influential authors. Hurstonâ€™s powerful novels of the Southâ€”including Jonahâ€™s Gourd Vine and, most famously, Their Eyes Were Watching Godâ€”continue to enthrall readers with their lyrical grace, sharp detail, and captivating emotionality. First published in 1942, Dust Tracks on a Road is Hurstonâ€™s personal story, told in her own words. The Perennial Modern Classics Deluxe edition includes an all-new forward by Maya Angelou, an extended biography by Valerie Boyd, and a special P.S. section featuring the contemporary reviews that greeted the bookâ€™s original publication.