Telegraph Avenue : a novel
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Published
New York : Harper, [2012].
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Aurora Hills - Adult Fiction
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Book
Edition
First edition.
Physical Desc
468 pages ; 24 cm
Language
English
ISBN
9780061493348 , 0061493341

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In this novel the author takes us to Telegraph Avenue. It is a story that explores the profoundly intertwined lives of two Oakland, California families, one black and one white. Here he creates a world grounded in pop culture: Kung Fu, 1970s Blaxploitation films, vinyl LPs, jazz and soul music, and an epic of friendship, race, and secret histories. Longtime band mates Archy and Nat preside over Brokeland Records, a used-record emporium. All is well until a former NFL quarterback, one of the country's richest African Americans, decides to build his latest Dogpile megastore on nearby Telegraph Avenue. Not only could this spell doom for the little shop and its cross-race, cross-class dream, but it opens up past history regarding Archy's untethered dad and a Black Panther-era crime.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Chabon, M. (2012). Telegraph Avenue: a novel. First edition. New York: Harper.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Chabon, Michael. 2012. Telegraph Avenue: A Novel. New York: Harper.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Chabon, Michael, Telegraph Avenue: A Novel. New York: Harper, 2012.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Chabon, Michael. Telegraph Avenue: A Novel. First edition. New York: Harper, 2012. Print.

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