Mama Black Widow

Mama Black Widow

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A young African American drag queen and his family move from the South to Chicago in hopes of escaping some of the discrimination and backwards thinking of the region; however, Chicago, in turn offers up its own plate of violence, crime, prostitution, and rape. Herein lies the sad tale of a family practically destroyed by the urban ghetto underground of 1930's and 40's Chicago.
Publisher: [New York] : Cash Money Content, 2013
Edition: First trade paperback edition
ISBN: 9781936399192
Branch Call Number: ICEBERGS
Characteristics: 244 pages ; 21 cm


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Nov 30, 2012

good book. can be difficult to read at times due to slang and phonetic spelling/grammar. he draws you into the "mama" character very well. its my second time reading this book and it actually seemed like i've never read it before.


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