I Am Not Sidney Poitier (Paperback)


Not Sidney Poitier is an amiable young man in an absurd country. The sudden death of his mother orphans him at age eleven, leaving him with an unfortunate name, an uncanny resemblance to the famous actor and, perhaps more fortunate, a staggering number of shares in the Turner Broadcasting Corporation. Percival Everett's hilarious new novel follows Not Sidney's tumultuous life, as the social hierarchy scrambles to balance his skin color with his fabulous wealth.

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Not Sidney Poitier is an amiable young man in an absurd country. The sudden death of his mother orphans him at age eleven, leaving him with an unfortunate name, an uncanny resemblance to the famous actor and, perhaps more fortunate, a staggering number of shares in the Turner Broadcasting Corporation. Percival Everett's hilarious new novel follows Not Sidney's tumultuous life, as the social hierarchy scrambles to balance his skin color with his fabulous wealth.

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Product Details

General

Imprint

Graywolf Press,U.S.

Country of origin

United States

Release date

May 2009

Availability

Expected to ship within 10 - 15 working days

First published

May 2009

Authors

Dimensions

229 x 152 x 18mm (L x W x T)

Format

Paperback

Pages

234

ISBN-13

978-1-55597-527-2

Barcode

9781555975272

Categories

LSN

1-55597-527-5



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