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Some Kind Of Black

Some Kind Of Black

A coming of age story about Dele, a young student, and his sister Dapo whp glide through love, politics and violence; Diran Adebayo’s debut is funny, street-smart fiction which puts language through hoops to create an exhilarating odyssey through the London scene.
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Genre: Fiction & Related Items / Modern & Contemporary Fiction (post C 1945)

On Sale: 18th February 2004

Price: £10.99

ISBN-13: 9780349108728


Magnificent and seductively Nineties
Julie Myerson
Strikingly innovative...Adebayo's novel wryly captures the essence of a tribalised society, and, in doing so, has a powerful resonance for us all, black or white, as his complex web of storylines and characters culminates in a surprising denouncement.
Sharply written and exceptional
A gloriously capable and confident writer...Some Kind of Black is thoughtful, witty and is refreshing to read something so extrovert and alert...I urge you to read it