Such Sweet Thunder

A Novel
Product Number: EB00174915
Released: Dec 16, 2014
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781586422233
Publisher: Steerforth
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Description

Set in Kansas City, Missouri, during the Jazz Age of the 1920s and '30s, Such Sweet Thunder is a majestic evocation of childhood and parental love told through the eyes of a remarkable boy, Amerigo Jones. This vivid portrait of an era marred by racial segregation and relentless, daily injustices is nonetheless rendered with love and longing for a time and place that was enriched by a vibrant, burgeoning, and widely influential African American culture and a fierce feeling for family and community.

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Author(s): Vincent O. Carter
Original Publish Date: Dec 16, 2014

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