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The white boy shuffle

Author: Paul Beatty
Publisher: New York : Picador, [2001] ©1996
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First Picador USA editionView all editions and formats
Summary:
An awkward black surfer bum is moved from Santa Monica to West Los Angeles, where he begins to undergo a transformation from neighborhood outcast to basketball superstar, eventually becoming the reluctant hero of the neighborhood.
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Genre/Form: Bildungsromans
Fiction
Humorous fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Beatty
ISBN: 031228019X 9780312280192
OCLC Number: 47120288
Notes: "First published in the United States by Houghton Mifflin Company"--Title page verso.
Description: 225 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Paul Beatty.

Abstract:

An awkward black surfer bum is moved from Santa Monica to West Los Angeles, where he begins to undergo a transformation from neighborhood outcast to basketball superstar, eventually becoming the reluctant hero of the neighborhood.
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