Bebe Moore Campbell
Featured today 8-4-05 on the Diane Rehm Show
Author Bebe Moore Campbell presents her new novel 72 Hour Hold about an African American mother who's willing to try just about anything to help her mentally ill teenage daughter. Bebe Campbell is the author of many titles. The New York Times identified Campbell to be among a growing number of black women whose writing has mass crossover appeal. She manages to articulate deftly both black and white points of view.