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Raisins in milk

Author: David Covin
Publisher: Sacramento, CA : Blue Nile Press, [2018]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English
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"Raisins in milk" is the coming of age story of Ruth-Ann Weathering, an African-American adolescent growing up in racist Florida in the early 20th century. It is a story of love and laughter, hate and revenge, sorrow and grief, shown through a labrynth of vivid characters and descriptive historical events. The author traces the ordeal and opportunity, repression and resilience that was the life of African Americans  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Bildungsromans
Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Covin
ISBN: 9780984435074 0984435077
OCLC Number: 1038280521
Notes: Cover title.
Description: 237 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: David Covin.

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"Raisins in milk" is the coming of age story of Ruth-Ann Weathering, an African-American adolescent growing up in racist Florida in the early 20th century. It is a story of love and laughter, hate and revenge, sorrow and grief, shown through a labrynth of vivid characters and descriptive historical events. The author traces the ordeal and opportunity, repression and resilience that was the life of African Americans in the early 1900's. It was a life subject to the deadly and rapcious whims of white Americans and the care of African Aerican communities. -- Back cover.

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