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Author Davis, Bridgett M., author.

Title The world according to Fannie Davis : my mother's life in the Detroit numbers / Bridgett M. Davis.

Publication Info. New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2019.


Location Call No. Status
 Avon Free Public Library - Adult Department  92 DAVIS    Check Shelf
 Berlin-Peck Memorial Library - Biographies  92 BIOGRAPHY DAVIS    Check Shelf
 Bloomfield, Prosser Library - Adult Department  BIOG. DAVIS, B.    Check Shelf
 East Hartford, Raymond Library - Adult Department  B DAVIS FANNIE D    DUE 11-06-21
 East Hartford, Raymond Library - Workroom  B DAVIS FANNIE D    Check Shelf
 Glastonbury, Welles-Turner Memorial Library - Adult Department  BIO DAVIS    Check Shelf
 New Britain, Main Library - Non Fiction  92 DAVIS, FAN    Check Shelf
 Newington, Lucy Robbins Welles Library - Adult Department  B DAVIS, F.    Check Shelf
 Rocky Hill, Cora J. Belden Library - Adult Department  B DAVIS    Check Shelf
 Simsbury Public Library - Biographies  BIOG DAVIS, FANNIE    Check Shelf

Edition First United States edition.
Description xi, 308 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-307).
Contents Author's note -- Prologue -- Hitsville, USA -- Hey, you never know -- Living takes guts.
Summary An homage to the author's mother relates how she cleverly played Detroit's illegal lottery in the 1970s to support the family while creating a loving, joyful home and mothering her children to the highest standards.
Subject Davis, Fannie.
Davis, Bridgett M. -- Family.
African American women -- Michigan -- Detroit -- Biography.
African American families -- Michigan -- Detroit -- Biography.
Detroit (Mich.) -- Biography.
HISTORY -- African American.
African American families. (OCoLC)fst00799152
African American women. (OCoLC)fst00799438
Families. (OCoLC)fst01728849
Michigan -- Detroit. (OCoLC)fst01205010
Genre/Form Biography.
ISBN 0316558737 (hardcover)
9780316558730 (hardcover)
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