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The Resource Slapboxing with Jesus : stories, Victor D. LaValle

Slapboxing with Jesus : stories, Victor D. LaValle

Label
Slapboxing with Jesus : stories
Title
Slapboxing with Jesus
Title remainder
stories
Statement of responsibility
Victor D. LaValle
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of stories about New York teens by a black writer. The story, Raw Daddy, is on unsafe sex, in Trinidad, a boy is sent to the island to cure him of homosexuality, and in Getting Ugly, a boy falls in love with a hooker
Summary
A collection of twelve interconnected short stories explores the troubled lives of young people struggling to survive the harsh realities of the urban streets
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
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039832
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1972-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
LaValle, Victor D.
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Queens (New York, N.Y.)
  • City and town life
  • Youth
  • City and town life
  • Manners and customs
  • Youth
  • New York (State)
  • New York (State)
Target audience
adult
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stories
Label
Slapboxing with Jesus : stories, Victor D. LaValle
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • How I lost my inheritance
  • Pops
  • Kids on Colden Street
  • Class trip
  • Raw daddy
  • Ghost story
  • Getting ugly
  • Slave
  • Ancient history
  • Chuckie
  • Trinidad
  • Who we did worship
Control code
ocm41090775
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
213 pages
Isbn
9780375705908
Lccn
99026222
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)41090775
Label
Slapboxing with Jesus : stories, Victor D. LaValle
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • How I lost my inheritance
  • Pops
  • Kids on Colden Street
  • Class trip
  • Raw daddy
  • Ghost story
  • Getting ugly
  • Slave
  • Ancient history
  • Chuckie
  • Trinidad
  • Who we did worship
Control code
ocm41090775
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
213 pages
Isbn
9780375705908
Lccn
99026222
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)41090775

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