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|Tipo de Material:||Ficção|
|Tipo de Documento:||Livro|
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|ISBN:||9780670785698 0670785695 9780670015863 0670015865|
|Descrição:||385 pages ; 24 cm|
"With her wise, wry, and poignant novels of families and friendships--Waiting to Exhale, Getting to Happy, and A Day Late and a Dollar Short among them--Terry McMillan has touched millions of readers. Now, in her eighth novel, McMillan gives exuberant voice to characters who reveal how we live now--at least as lived in a racially diverse Los Angeles neighborhood. Who Asked You? opens as Trinetta leaves her two young sons with her mother, Betty Jean, and promptly disappears. BJ, a trademark McMillan heroine, already has her hands full dealing with her other adult children, two opinionated sisters, an ill husband, and her own postponed dreams--all while holding down a job as a hotel maid. Her son Dexter is about to be paroled from prison; Quentin, the family success, can't be bothered to lend a hand; and taking care of two lively grandsons is the last thing BJ thinks she needs. The drama unfolds through the perspectives of a rotating cast of characters, pitch-perfect, each playing a part, and full of surprises"--
- African American women -- Fiction.
- Dysfunctional families -- fiction.
- FICTION / African American / Contemporary Women.
- FICTION / Contemporary Women.
- FICTION / Family Life.
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