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Author: Terry McMillan
Publisher: New York : New American Library, [2014]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Trinetta leaves her two young sons with her mother, Betty Jean, and promptly disappears. BJ 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  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Terry McMillan
ISBN: 9780451417022 045141702X 9780670785698 0670785695
OCLC Number: 866931280
Description: 416 p. ; 21 cm.
Responsibility: Terry McMillan.

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Trinetta leaves her two young sons with her mother, Betty Jean, and promptly disappears. BJ 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.

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Praise for "Who Asked You?" A well-crafted story of acceptance, forgiveness, and hope. McMillan deftly weaves her tale of a black Los Angeles family s disharmony around the narratives of bickering Read more...

 
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