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7 edition of On the Corner found in the catalog.

On the Corner

Male Social Life in a Paramaribo Creole Neighborhood

by Rosemary Brana-Shute

  • 277 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Waveland Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gender Studies,
  • Social Science / Ethnology,
  • Psychology,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • General,
  • Ethnology,
  • Men,
  • Paramaribo (Surinam),
  • Social conditions,
  • Surinam,
  • Social Science / Anthropology / Cultural,
  • Anthropology - Cultural

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages123
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9633116M
    ISBN 100881334685
    ISBN 109780881334685

    Books on the Corner is available upon request during the week to Greystone members for quiet reflection, browsing the shelves or Bible study. Please inquire at the church office. Resources for Sunday School teachers are also available. Book Listings. Updated 8/18/13 – PDF or XLS Mission Statement. This aside, Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet is an exceptionally well-written historical fiction novel with many complex themes intertwined throughout the narrative. Its multifaceted, well-paced plot is sure to put it at the top of many a book club's reading list, and it is likely to attract a .

    One of BookBrowse's Top 3 Favorite Books of In the opening pages of Jamie Ford’s stunning debut novel, Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet, Henry Lee comes upon a crowd gathered outside the Panama Hotel, once the gateway to Seattle’s has been boarded up for decades, but now the new owner has made an incredible discovery: the belongings of Japanese families, left when.   The 10th installment of Jenkins' (Rebel, , etc.) Blessings series is filled to the brim with characters and subplots, and if it starts off with perhaps too much exposition about events from past books, the people are still compelling. Women prioritizing their own feelings and needs in order to forgive and move forward is the thematic and.

    The Bookshop on the Corner Jenny Colgan, HarperCollins pp. ISBN Summary Nina Redmond is a librarian with a gift for finding the perfect book for her readers.   DeAndre McCullough, whose experiences as a year-old drug dealer in Baltimore inspired the writer David Simon and the former police officer Edward Burns to feature him in the book “The Corner.


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"The Corner" is not without a point of view on this subject. The book is an indictment of the futility of the war on drugs, the ineptitude of the public school system and the frankly uncaring attitude of governments at all level toward people they view as expendable in the grand scheme of American by: The Bookshop on the Corner: A Novel Kindle Edition by Jenny Colgan (Author) › Visit Amazon's Jenny Colgan Page.

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FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be : HarperCollins Publishers. The Bookshop on the Corner is an enjoyable book that most book lovers will likely appreciate.

I liked it overall but I've come to the conclusion that Jenny Colgan's fiction and I just aren't compatible for a long-term love affair. The author's message to readers at the start of this book /5. Jenny Colgan is the New York Times-bestselling author of numerous novels, including The Bookshop on the Corner, Little Beach Street Bakery, and Summer at Little Beach Street Bakery, all international bestsellers.

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by Jenny Colgan. Nina Redmond is a literary matchmaker. Pairing a reader with that perfect book is her passion and also her job. Or at least it was.

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The Corner is a HBO drama television miniseries based on the nonfiction book The Corner: A Year in the Life of an Inner-City Neighborhood by David Simon and Ed Burns, and adapted for television by Simon and David Mills.

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