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Thereafter Johnnie

Carolivia Herron

Thereafter Johnnie

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Published by Vintage Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Washington (D.C.)
    • Subjects:
    • African American families -- Fiction.,
    • African Americans -- Fiction.,
    • Incest -- Fiction.,
    • Washington (D.C.) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementCarolivia Herron.
      GenreFiction.
      SeriesVintage contemporaries
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3558.E7594 T47 1992
      The Physical Object
      Pagination243 p. ;
      Number of Pages243
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1567066M
      ISBN 100679741887
      LC Control Number91051191

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