This searing first novel is the story of Sarah Stewart, a young black Harvard graduate in the 1960s whose growing interest in Africa--and down a path of self-discovery, love, and the choice between loyalty and truth.
This is at once the story of the emerging civil rights movement and the beginning of Afro-centrism. Lyrical. Lyrical, moving, and ultimately uncompromising, Sarah's Psalm
is also a powerful story of love and coming of age.Awards
1997 Black Caucus of the America Library Association AwardCharacters
|Name||Thompson, Sarah Stewart|
|Topics||Civil rights movement|
Career vs. family