Title Profile & Character Information

RL's Dream

Annotation
When a black musician in New York is evicted for non-payment of rent, a white woman living in the same apartment block takes him in. He is Soupspoon Wise, a gentle jazz guitarist from Mississippi who has cancer. She is Kiki Waters, a drinking, swearing redhead from Arkansas who works on Wall Street. The novel traces their m#65533;nage.

Awards
1996  Black Caucus of the America Library Association Award