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A good neighborhood : a novel / Therese Anne Fowler.

Fowler, Therese, (author.).

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  • 7 out of 14 copies are currently available at PINES. (Show copies)
  • 1 out of 1 copy are currently available at Hall County Library System.

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2 current holds on 14 total copies.

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Item details

  • ISBN: 9781432872601
  • ISBN: 1432872605
  • Physical Description: 497 pages (large print) ; 22 cm
  • Edition: Large print edition.
  • Publisher: Thorndike, Maine : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, [2020]

Contents / Notes

Summary, etc.:
"In North Carolina's tight-knit Oak Knoll neighborhood, professor Valerie Alston-Holt is raising her bright and talented biracial son, Xavier, who is headed to college in the fall. All is well until the Whitmans, an apparently traditional family, move in next door. Popular local businessman Brad had new money, ambition, a wife who escaped her upbringing in a trailer park, and a secretly troubled teenaged daughter. With little in common except a property line, these two very different families quickly find themselves at odds: first, over an historic oak tree in Valerie's yard, and soon after, the blossoming romance between their two teenagers"--Back cover.
Subject: Racism > Fiction.
Neighbors > Fiction.
Teenagers > Fiction.
Man-woman relationships > Fiction.
Racially mixed families > Fiction.
Interracial dating > Fiction.
North Carolina > Fiction.
Genre: Domestic fiction.
Social problem fiction.
Large type books.

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