The San Francisco Chronicle
"The energy of Ntozake Shange’s writing is often spellbinding.... lost in language & sound is an enthralling look into the engaged life and mind of a huge-hearted storyteller."
The Dallas Morning News
"The raw power of her writing, from the subject matter to her unconventional punctuation, aligns perfectly with the crescendo of for colored girls’s success.... This is a profoundly personal yet all-encompassing exploration of words, movement, and the state of race in America."
Publishers Weekly (Starred Review)
"...emotional, grateful and often wise."