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9 edition of Aquaboogie found in the catalog.

Aquaboogie

a novel in stories

by Susan Straight

  • 99 Want to read
  • 1 Currently reading

Published by Milkweed Editions in Minneapolis, Minn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
    • Subjects:
    • African Americans -- Fiction,
    • Inner cities -- Fiction,
    • Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSusan Straight.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3569.T6795 A88 1990
      The Physical Object
      Pagination195 p. ;
      Number of Pages195
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1880647M
      ISBN 10091594359X
      LC Control Number90041192

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Aquaboogie: a novel in stories. [Susan Straight] -- Straight writes with tenderness and insight about the lives of people from the Westside, a black neighborhood in a large southern California city--but it isn't the California everyone knows or thinks.