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The Mothers

The Mothers( )
Author: Bennett, Brit
Publication Date:Oct 2016
Publisher:Penguin Publishing Group
Imprint:Riverhead Books
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:AUD $32.99
Book Description:

"An urgent and provocative debut from an exciting new voice, The Mothersis a book about community and ambition, love and friendship, and living up to expectation in contemporary black America. It begins with a secret, then follows that secret through the lives of three different characters - from high school into adulthood - tracing its impact far beyond their Southern California youth. It is the last season of high school life for Nadia Turner, a rebellious, grief-stricken...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Fiction / African American / General
Fiction / Coming Of Age
Fiction / Family Life / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):15.4 x 2.2 cm
Book Weight:0.39 Kilograms
Author Biography
Bennett, Brit (Author)
Brit Bennett graduated from Stanford University and later earned her MFA in fiction at the University of Michigan. Her work is featured in The New Yorker, The New York Times Magazine, The Paris Review, and Jezebel. She has won a Hopwood Award in Graduate Short Fiction as well as the 2014 Hurston/Wright Award for College Writers. Brit is one of the National Book Foundation's 2016 5 Under 35 honorees.


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