Tumbling

CD - unabridged
Audio (11 discs)
Product Number: CF312
Released: Sep 26, 2008
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781436156769
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Tumbling is a national best-seller from an exhilarating new voice in African-American fiction. Set in Philadelphia in the 1940s and 50s, this emotionally inspiring story revolves around Noon and Herbie, a couple with more than a few obstacles to overcome. They raise two girls left on their doorstep, struggle to keep their unconsummated marriage alive, and fight to save their urban neighborhood from development. Both Noon and Herbie have secrets. Because of this she can't be intimate with her husband, and he sneaks out to a hot jazz singer named Ethel--who has a secret of her own. When the city proposes to build a road through their neighborhood, Noon begins a crusade to keep it from happening--and maybe save her marriage in the process. Tumble into this amazing novel and feel the love and warmth of a special block in South Philly. This is an extraordinary depiction of the true meaning of family and fellowship, with a realistic mix of both joy and sorrow.

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Tumbling
Product Number: BX00039149
Product Number:Z11505
Product Number:CF312

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eAudio
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Narrator(s): Myra Lucretia Taylor
Product Number Z11505
Released: Jun 01, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781501900235
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Product Number EB00703801
Released: Jun 06, 2017
Business Term: 26 Circ
Publisher: Harper Perennial
ISBN: #9780062795540

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