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  • 24 of 42 copies available at Sitka.
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Nakusp Public Library.

Current holds

7 current holds with 0 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Nakusp Public Library FIC CHA (Text) 35160000742941 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
Bibliothèque Ste-Anne Library FIC CHA (Text) 31511010023346 English Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
Burns Lake Public Library AF CHA (Text) 35198000654732 Adult Fiction Volume hold Checked out 06/19/2018
Castlegar Public Library ON ORDER - 19(d)-JUL-13 (Text) ACQBCD01052 On Order Volume hold On order -
Chetwynd Public Library FIC CHA (Text) 35222000989128 Adult Fiction Volume hold Checked out 06/08/2018
Fort Nelson Public Library FIC CHA (Text) 35246000942027 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
Fort St John Public Library AF CHA (Text) 35211000323578 ADULT Fiction Volume hold In transit -
Galiano Island Community Library FIC CHA (Text) 33127000140782 New Volume hold Checked out 05/24/2018
Houston Public Library F CHA (Text) 35150001713165 New Books Volume hold In transit -
Invermere Public Library FIC CHA (Text) IPL054021 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780771022906 (hc) :
  • Physical Description: 180 pages ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: [Toronto] : McClelland & Stewart, 2017.

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Summary, etc.:
Coming of age in The Park, a cluster of townhouses and leaning concrete towers in the disparaged outskirts of a sprawling city, Michael and Francis, sons of Trinidadian immigrants, battle against the careless prejudices and low expectations that confront them as young men of black and brown ancestry. Propelled by the pulsing beats and styles of hip hop, Francis, the older of the two brothers, dreams of a future in music. Michael's dreams are of Aisha, the smartest girl in their high school, whose own eyes are firmly set on a life elsewhere. But the bright hopes of all three are violently, irrevocably thwarted by a tragic shooting, and the police crackdown and suffocating suspicion that follow.
Subject: Brothers > Fiction.
Children of immigrants > Fiction.
Coming of age > Fiction.
Prejudices > Fiction.
Musicians > Fiction.
Drive-by shootings > Fiction.
Topic Heading: Festival of the Written Arts 2018 > Sechelt (B.C.)
Canada Reads Longlist 2018

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