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Aquaboogie : a novel in stories

Author: Susan Straight
Publisher: Minneapolis, Minn. : Milkweed Editions, ©1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Straight writes with tenderness and insight about the lives of people from the Westside, a black neighborhood in a large southern California city--but it isn't the California everyone knows or thinks they know.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Short stories
Pastoral fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Straight, Susan.
Aquaboogie.
Minneapolis, Minn. : Milkweed Editions, ©1991
(OCoLC)645762248
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Susan Straight
ISBN: 091594359X 9780915943593
OCLC Number: 21973365
Description: 195 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Westside stories. Aquaboogie --
Training --
Hollow --
Safe hooptie --
Cellophane and feathers --
Esther's --
Sweet thang --
Toe up and smoke dreaming --
Back --
Off-season --
Tracks --
Chitlins --
Los Angeles stories. Buddah --
Box.
Responsibility: Susan Straight.

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Straight writes with tenderness and insight about the lives of people from the Westside, a black neighborhood in a large southern California city--but it isn't the California everyone knows or thinks they know.

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