(Somondoco Press, 2013), Blacksnake's Path: The True Adventures of William Wells
(Heritage Books, 2008), The Children Bob Moses Led
(Milkweed Editions, 1995), The Walking Man
(Icarus Press, 1994)
The Children Bob Moses Led won the Hackney Literary Award. In 3003 Time magazine online selected it as one of the eleven best novels ever written on the African American experience.
The William Heath Award is given annually to the best creative writer at Mt. St. Mary's University