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Slapboxing with Jesus : stories

Author: Victor D LaValle
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A collection of stories about New York teens by a black writer. The story, Raw Daddy, is on unsafe sex, in Trinidad, a boy is sent to the island to cure him of homosexuality, and in Getting Ugly, a boy falls in love with a hooker.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
LaValle, Victor D., 1972-
Slapboxing with Jesus.
New York : Vintage Books, ©1999
(OCoLC)607367823
Online version:
LaValle, Victor D., 1972-
Slapboxing with Jesus.
New York : Vintage Books, ©1999
(OCoLC)608086696
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Victor D LaValle
ISBN: 0375705902 9780375705908
OCLC Number: 41090775
Description: 213 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Raw daddy --
Ghost story --
Getting ugly --
Slave --
Ancient history --
Chuckie --
Trinidad --
Who we did worship --
How I lost my inheritance --
Pops --
Kids on Colden Street --
Class trip.
Responsibility: Victor D. LaValle.
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A collection of stories about New York teens by a black writer. The story, Raw Daddy, is on unsafe sex, in Trinidad, a boy is sent to the island to cure him of homosexuality, and in Getting Ugly, a boy falls in love with a hooker.

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