Drinking Coffee Elsewhere

by Z.Z. Packer | Literature & Fiction | This book has not been rated.
ISBN: 9781573222341 Global Overview for this book
Registered by wingJ4Shawwing of Boise, Idaho USA on 7/9/2019
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Journal Entry 1 by wingJ4Shawwing from Boise, Idaho USA on Tuesday, July 09, 2019
Bought from Idaho Youth Ranch on Broadway in their 1/2 price Sundays book sale.

About the Book:
Packer dazzles with her command of language, surprising and delighting us with unexpected turns and indelible images, as she takes us into the lives of characters on the periphery, unsure of where they belong. We meet a Brownie troop of black girls who are confronted with a troop of white girls; a young man who goes with his father to the Million Man March and must decides where his allegiance lies; an international group of drifters in Japan, who are starving, unable to find work; a girl in a Baltimore ghetto who has dreams of the larger world she has seen only on the screens in the television store nearby, where the Lithuanian shopkeeper holds out hope for attaining his own American Dream.

Journal Entry 2 by wingJ4Shawwing at Little Free Library - E Eastgate Drive in Boise, Idaho USA on Saturday, September 19, 2020

Released 1 mo ago (9/19/2020 UTC) at Little Free Library - E Eastgate Drive in Boise, Idaho USA

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