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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Macon County Public Library 070.92 B (Text) 39493107772966 Adult Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780544228047
  • ISBN: 0544228049
  • Physical Description: 228 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2014.

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The house with no steps -- Thanksgiving -- Chester -- The punk next door -- Look-away Jesus -- Change -- Another boy's baby -- The brothers -- Hell week -- The champagne-colored girl -- Lie detector -- The just-in-case-gun.
Summary, etc.:
"New York Times columnist Charles M. Blow mines the compelling poetry of the out-of-time African-American Louisiana town where he grew up--a place where slavery's legacy felt astonishingly close, reverberating in the elders' stories and in the near-constant wash of violence"--Amazon.com.
Subject: Blow, Charles M., 1970-
Journalists > United States > Biography.
African American journalists > Biography.
Genre: Autobiographies.

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