In Memoriam: Eric Jerome Dickey

Created by Laura Frantz, Collection Development Librarian

The beginning of this year saw the passing of bestselling author Eric Jerome Dickey. He was known for his contemporary stories of African-American lives. His final novel, “The Son of Mr. Suleman,” will be published in April. Some favorite works as chosen by “Essence” magazine include “Before We Were Wicked,” “Business of Lovers,” “Liar’s Game,” and “Milk in My Coffee.”