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Jam on the Vine
- A Novel
- By: LaShonda Katrice Barnett
- Narrated by: Phylicia Rashad
- Length: 11 hrs and 12 mins
Ivoe Williams, the precocious daughter of a Muslim cook and a metalsmith from central-east Texas, first ignites her lifelong obsession with journalism when she steals a newspaper from her mother's white employer. Living in the poor, segregated quarter of Little Tunis, Ivoe immerses herself in printed matter as an escape from her dour surroundings. She earns a scholarship to the prestigious Willetson College in Austin only to return overqualified to the menial labor offered by her hometown's racially biased employers.
Sumptuous Historical Fiction that reads like a Biography
- By WrkNWmn on 10-04-17
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