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Deacon King Kong by James McBride

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Deacon King Kong by James McBride
Mar 03, 2020 | ISBN 9780735216723
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    Mar 03, 2020 | ISBN 9780593171837

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    Mar 03, 2020 | ISBN 9780735216723

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    Mar 03, 2020 | ISBN 9780735216747

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    Mar 03, 2020 | 840 Minutes

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“McBride returns with an improbably hilarious tapestry of late ’60s Brooklyn, and an eclectic group of individuals that bore witness to a fatal shooting.” —Entertainment Weekly

“With a Dickensian wealth of quirky characters, a sardonic but humane sense of humor reminiscent of Mark Twain, and cartoonish action scenes straight out of Pynchon, McBride creates a lived-in world where everybody knows everybody’s business. This generous, achingly funny novel will delight and move readers.” —Publishers Weekly (starred review)

“McBride has a flair for fashioning comedy whose buoyant outrageousness barely conceals both a steely command of big and small narrative elements and a river-deep supply of humane intelligence. An exuberant comic opera set to the music of life.” —Kirkus Reviews (starred review)

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