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Childhood by Andre Alexis
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Mar 18, 2000 | ISBN 9780771006678

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“The love affair between a young black boy’s wayward mother and a man who may or may not be his father forms the intriguing background to this enormously appealing first novel…An impressive new voice.”
Publishers Weekly

“A stellar performance.”
Globe and Mail

“A most meticulous investigation of the human heart, beautifully bittersweet. André Alexis is a genuine talent.”
–Richard Bachmann, A Different Drummer Books

“Elegant and understated.”
Los Angeles Times

Awards

Scotiabank Giller Prize FINALIST 1998

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