Monroe, Mary 1951-

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MONROE, Mary 1951-

PERSONAL: Born December 12, 1951, in Toxey, AL; daughter of Otis, Sr. and Ocie Mae (maiden name, Kirksey; present surname, Bonner) Nicholson; married Joseph Monroe, January 19, 1969 (divorced 1973); children: Michelle, Jacquelyn. Ethnicity: "African American." Politics: Democrat. Religion: Baptist.

ADDRESSES: Home—484 Lake Pack Ave., No. 273, Oakland, CA 94610. Agent—Andrew Stuart, Literary Group International, 270 Lafayette St., Suite 1505, New York, NY 10012. E-mail—[email protected]

CAREER: Writer.

WRITINGS:

The Upper Room, St. Martin's Press (New York, NY), 1985, reprinted, Kensington Books (New York, NY), 2001.

God Don't Like Ugly, Kensington Books (New York, NY), 2000.

Gonna Lay down My Burdens, Dafina Books (New York, NY), 2002.

God Still Don't Like Ugly, Kensington Books (New York, NY), 2003.

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