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Author Jackson, Mitchell S.

Title The residue years : a novel / Mitchell S. Jackson.

Publisher New York : Bloomsbury, c2013.
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 Wheat Ridge Library  FICTION JACKSON    ON SHELF
 Columbine Library  FICTION JACKSON    ON SHELF
Edition 1st U.S. ed.
Description 352 p. ; 21 cm.
Summary Mitchell S. Jackson grew up black in a neglected neighborhood in America’s whitest city, Portland, Oregon. In the ’90s, those streets and beyond had fallen under the shadow of crack cocaine and its familiar mayhem. In his commanding autobiographical novel, Mitchell writes what it was to come of age in that time and place, with a break-out voice that’s nothing less than extraordinary.
Subject Drug addicts -- Rehabilitation -- Fiction.
Mothers and sons -- Fiction.
Drug dealers -- Fiction.
Street life -- Fiction.
Genre/Form American fiction -- 21st century
ISBN 9781620400289 (alk. paper)
1620400286 (alk. paper)
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