It's All About The Moon When The Sun Ain't Shining
Things seem to be going Maurice Dupree's way when he gets a scholarship to a prestigious law school. If only the woman he loved were as happy as everyone else. Omenita Jones is not planning on waiting around for her fiance to be a man and start their life together. She loves him, but will find someone else if need be, and that person is waiting in the wings with an offer Omenita may not be able to refuse. More alone than ever, and torn by the ultimatum facing him, Maurice finds an unexpected ally in a young white woman, Danielle Davenport. What happens next shocks everyone...
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|Grouping Title||it s all about the moon when the sun ain t shining|
|Grouping Author||hill ernest|
|Last Grouping Update||2018-12-10 22:51:04PM|
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"Hill offers a poignant portrait of a young man at a crossroads, struggling with the true meaning of love and torn between the pleadings of the women in his life." --Booklist
Maurice Dupree is the first person in his family to go to college, and now he's on his way to becoming the first African American attorney in his hometown. If only the woman he loved, the woman he'd hoped to marry since high school, were as happy for him as everyone else is.
Omenita Jones isn't planning on waiting three more minutes, much less three more years, to start her life with Maurice. If he wants to go to law school, that's fine. But she won't be waiting when he's finished.
Feeling more alone than ever, Maurice finds an unexpected ally in a young white woman. Danielle Davenport is the daughter of an influential judge. Maurice's mother is the Davenports' longtime housekeeper. As his friendship with this compassionate woman grows, she becomes a source of strength when he makes a stunning choice, one that will put everything--and everyone--he believes in to the test.
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|title_display||It's All About The Moon When The Sun Ain't Shining|
|title_full||It's All About The Moon When The Sun Ain't Shining|
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|topic_facet||African American Fiction, Fiction, Literature|