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ISBN: 0684837242 / ISBN-13: 9780684837246

Tumbling

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  • Tumbling (Touchstone Books) – Trade paperback (1997)
    by Diane McKinney-Whetstone

    Tumbling

    Trade paperback, Touchstone Books
    1997
    English
    340 pages

    ISBN: 0684837242
    ISBN-13: 9780684837246

    Diane McKinney-Whetstone's lyrical first novel, "Tumbling," vividly captures a tightly knit African-American neighborhood in South Philadelphia during the forties and fifties. Its central characters, Herbie and Noon, are a loving but unconventional couple whose marriage remains unconsummated for many years as Noon struggles to repossess her sexuality after a brutal attack in her past. While she seeks salvation in the church, Herbie gains sexual gratification in the arms of a bewitching jazz singer named Ethel, a woman ... Show more

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