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Mathea Morais

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Mathea Morais grew up in St. Louis, MO. She has a degree in Literature from NYU and worked in music journalism for many years. Her work has appeared in "Trace Urban Magazine," "The New Engagement," "Slush Pile Magazine," "Arts & Ideas" and "Anti-Heroin Chic." She is the Director of the Noepe Center for Literary Arts on Martha's Vineyard and has taught creative writing to children and young adults for over fifteen years. She lives with her husband, her three daughters and, of course, a beloved dog. 

Average rating: 4.68 · 34 ratings · 26 reviews · 1 distinct work
There You Are

4.68 avg rating — 34 ratings — published 2019 — 4 editions
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There You Are by Mathea Morais
"This book is a love story to St. Louis, its institutions, and its residents. In addition to bringing nostalgia to those who grew up in the area, it provides a new look to the area for those who know nothing about St. Louis. The book also lays out..." Read more of this review »
There You Are by Mathea Morais
"This is a powerful debut novel with Octavian, the Black son of a university professor and poet, and Mina, the white daughter of a hippie feminist divorce attorney at the centre of the story, as they fall in love in 1980’s St Louis!

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"Rating: 5 musically fueled stars

Kudos to author Mathea Morais! She has written a thoughtful and creative book about race relations in America, and so much else. She artfully shows what it means to be a Person of Color (POC) in America..." Read more of this review »
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This is a story that will fill your heart and stay there. I literally could not put it down. These characters are flawed and brave and so very real. Angie Cruz has given us a gift.
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I hardly ever purchase hardcovers because I simply cannot afford to buy all that I want to read. Instead I check them out from my local library. However, half way through my library copy of Sabrina & Corina, I decided this was one I needed to hav ...more
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