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Long division : a novel

著者: Kiese Laymon
出版社: Chicago : Bolden, an Agate imprint, [2013] ©2013
エディション/フォーマット:   紙書籍 : Fiction : Englishすべてのエディションとフォーマットを見る
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Kiese Laymon's debut novel is a Twain-esque exploration of celebrity, authorship, violence, religion, and coming of age in Post-Katrina Mississippi, written in a voice that's alternately funny, lacerating, and wise. The book contains two interwoven stories. In the first, it's 2013: after an on-stage meltdown during a nationally televised quiz contest, 14-year-old Citoyen "City" Coldson becomes an overnight YouTube  続きを読む
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ジャンル/形式: Young adult fiction
Young adult works
Bildungsromans
Fiction
Fantasy fiction
資料の種類: Fiction
ドキュメントの種類 書籍
すべての著者/寄与者: Kiese Laymon
ISBN: 9781932841725 1932841725
OCLC No.: 838196028
受賞歴: Winner of Saroyan Writing Prize (Fiction) 2014
物理形態: 270 pages ; 23 cm
責任者: Kiese Laymon.

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Kiese Laymon's debut novel is a Twain-esque exploration of celebrity, authorship, violence, religion, and coming of age in Post-Katrina Mississippi, written in a voice that's alternately funny, lacerating, and wise. The book contains two interwoven stories. In the first, it's 2013: after an on-stage meltdown during a nationally televised quiz contest, 14-year-old Citoyen "City" Coldson becomes an overnight YouTube celebrity. The next day, he's sent to stay with his grandmother in the small coastal community of Melahatchie, where a young girl named Baize Shephard has recently disappeared. Before leaving, City is given a strange book without an author called "Long Division." He learns that one of the book's main characters is also named City Coldson, but "Long Division" is set in 1985. This 1985 City, along with his friend and love-object, Shalaya Crump, discovers a way to travel into the future, and steals a laptop and cellphone from an orphaned teenage rapper called ... Baize Shephard. They ultimately take these with them all the way back to 1964, to help another time-traveler they meet protect his family from the Klan. City's two stories ultimately converge in the mysterious work shed behind his grandmother's, where he discovers the key to Baize's disappearance.

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PRAISE FOR KIESE LAYMON AND HIS DEBUT NOVEL, LONG DIVISION: "Funny, astute and searching... The author's satirical instincts are excellent. He is also intimately attuned to the confusion of young 続きを読む

 
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