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Don't the Moon Look Lonesome

3.29 of 5 stars 3.29  ·  rating details  ·  7 ratings  ·  1 review
Stanley Crouch's gloriously bold first novel provides an intimate and epic portrait of America that breaks all the rules in crossing the boundaries of race, sex, and class. Blonde Carla from South Dakota is a jazz singer who has been around the block. Almost suddenly, she finds herself fighting to hold on to Maxwell, a black tenor saxophonist from Texas. Their red-hot and ...more
Paperback, 576 pages
Published August 10th 2004 by Vintage (first published 2000)
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Amber Berry
I don't love this writer/reviewer, but I found this a compelling read. The character fascinated me and seemed to be a real person brought to life (perhaps based on a composite of real singers.)
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