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GOOD NEGRESS

By: A.J. VERDELLE

Price: $10.00

Publisher: ALGONQUIN BOOKS (WK):

Seller ID: IM364649

ISBN: 156512085X

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


Harold D. Vursell Award, American Academy of Arts and Letters. The year is 1963 and young Denise Palms has rejoined her family in Detroit where she must work to make a place for herself and prepare for the arrival of her mother's new baby. The baby will mean the end of Denise's afterschool lessons with a stern teacher who insists that Denise learn to speak "proper" English to make herself heard. Verdelle's intuition and ear allow her to dramatize precise moments of Denise's self-recognition and, in the process, offer an inside look at a maturing intelligence. THE GOOD NEGRESS marks the arrival... View more info

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GOOD NEGRESS

By: A.J. VERDELLE

Price: $5.00

Publisher: HARPER COLLINS TRADE DIVISION:

Seller ID: IM16072

ISBN: 0060976837

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


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