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A visitation of spirits : a novel

Author: Randall Kenan
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Grove Press, 1989. ©1989
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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The Crosses are the oldest and proudest black family in Tims Creek, NC, a town still governed by the rhythms and rituals of farming and tobacco. But sixteen year old Horace seeks love and fulfillment where no other Cross has been. What emerges is the complex and sustaining truths of four generations of a black family's life in the South.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Bildungsromans
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Randall Kenan
ISBN: 0802111181 9780802111180
OCLC Number: 18681979
Description: 257 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: by Randall Kenan.

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The Crosses are the oldest and proudest black family in Tims Creek, NC, a town still governed by the rhythms and rituals of farming and tobacco. But sixteen year old Horace seeks love and fulfillment where no other Cross has been. What emerges is the complex and sustaining truths of four generations of a black family's life in the South.

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