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Alexis Pride

Pen Name: None

Connection to Illinois: Alexis Pride lives and works in Chicago

Biography: Alesis earned her MFA in Creative Writing at Columbia College Chicago, where today she is a full-time Fiction Writing Department professor.


Primary Literary Genre(s): Non-Fiction

Primary Audience(s): Adult readers

Alexis Pride on WorldCat :

Selected Titles

Where the river ends /
ISBN: 0978972627 OCLC: 163125736

UTour Press, Tanksley-Simpson Pub. Co., Chicago, Ill : ©2006.

Inspired by the story of the legendary educator Momma Hawk, this novel depicts a black heroine in search of acceptance, self-purpose, and love that sees with the heart.