|Title:||Chasing the 400|
|Format:||azw rtf mobi docx|
|ePUB size:||1872 kb|
|FB2 size:||1799 kb|
|DJVU size:||1586 kb|
|Category:||Action and Adventure|
|Publisher:||The Elevator Group; The Elevator Group edition (November 1, 2008)|
Chasing the 400 doesn't recreate their reality; it pays homage to it. I hope you find that homage well deserved. com or write me at PO Box 207, Paoli, PA 19301 more.
Information about the book, Chasing the 400: the Fiction, Paperback, by Sheilah Vance (Xlibris, Nov 14, 2005). Book Description: Dear Reader: Please enjoy this brief summary of Chasing the 400 and a sneak peek look at the first chapter. Brief Summary: The oldest of 10 plumber’s children, sassy and sexy Vera Marshall wants to leave her working class Main Line neighborhood and secure a place in ’the 400"-1950’s Philadelphia’s black bourgeoisie. When hired as a department store model, Vera thinks she’s on her way. Bobby Marshall dreams of college and a life different than his father’s
Chasing the 400 on BOMC2. I am so thrilled to be a part of the Black Expressions and Book of the Month Club families," said author Sheilah Vance. This is truly a dream come true. Chasing the 400 was a popular and critical success when Vance first self-published the book in 2006.
This is the blog for Sheilah Vance, the author–one of my many hats. Watch this space for information about my novels, Becoming Valley Forge, Chasing the 400, and Land Mines; and my Christian inspirational book, Creativity for Christians: How to Tell Your Story and Stories of Overcoming from One Special Church (with Rev. Felicia Howard).
Sheilah Vance, Esq. is the President and CEO of The Elevator Group. She is the author of four books published by The Elevator Group: the novel Land Mines (Jan. 2009), its companion journal, Journaling through the Land Mines (July 2009); the Christian Inspirational Book, Creativity for Christians (2010), and the novel, Chasing the 400 (Feb. 2006). Land Mines was recently named as a finalist in the 2009 Next Generation Indie Book Awards for Multicultural Fiction and Best Cover Design Fiction. Chasing the 400 was the first selection of the African American Museum of Philadelphia Book Club
Although a work of fiction, author Sheilah Vance has included a great deal of historically factual background details in her stirring saga of a novel. Impressively well written from beginning to end, Becoming Valley Forge is highly recommended for both community and academic library Historical Fiction collections. Her first novel, Chasing the 400, was the first selection of the African American Museum of Philadelphia Book Club. Chasing the 400 and Land Mines were featured selections in the Black Expressions Book Club, a national subscription book-of-the-month club, and often in the Top 20 Bestsellers.