Someone to Walk Over Me
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The New York Times
Ms. McMillan's first novel, Mama, was original in concept and style, a runaway narrative pulling a crowded cast of funny, earthy characters. Disappearing Acts is also full of momentum, and it's a pleasurable, often moving novel.
Terry McMillan, who was born in Port Huron, Michigan, is an African-American author. Her interest in books comes from working at a library when she was sixteen. She received her bachelor’s degree in journalism in 1986 from the University of California,...