Nowhere Is a Place

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Akashic Books, Feb 5, 2013 - Fiction - 320 pages
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The long-awaited reissue of McFadden's classic novel about a young woman on a journey of self-discovery.

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Thirtysomething African American Sherry is on a constant mission to discover her identity; as she likes to put it, she has "a need to find herself." However, to her mother, Dumpling, Sherry's plans to ... Read full review

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User Review  - Kerrie Zostautas bolognia - Goodreads

This book was very interesting if you love American history. It takes place in the South and follows one families history and secrets. I read it in one day. Going to start another book by Beatrice McFadden tonight. Read full review

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Bernice L. McFadden: Bernice L. McFadden is the author of eight critically acclaimed novels including the classic Sugar, Gathering of Waters, and Glorious, which was featured in O, The Oprah Magazine, selected as the debut title for the One Book, One Harlem program, and was a finalist for the NAACP Image Award. She is a two-time Hurston/Wright Legacy Award finalist, as well as the recipient of two fiction honor awards from the BCALA. Her sophomore novel, The Warmest December, was praised by Nobel Prize-winning author Toni Morrison as "searing and expertly imagined." McFadden lives in Brooklyn, New York.

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