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Swing time

Swing time

Smith, Zadie, author

Two girls dream of being dancers - but only one, Tracey, has talent. The other has ideas: about rhythm and time, about black bodies and black music, what constitutes a tribe, or makes a person truly free. It's a close but complicated childhood friendship that ends abruptly in their early twenties, never to be revisited, but never quite forgotten, either. Dazzlingly energetic and deeply human, 'Swing Time' is a story about friendship and music and stubborn roots, about how we are shaped by these things and how we can survive them

Hardback, Book. English. General.
Published UK : Hamish Hamilton 2016
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Details

Statement of responsibility: Zadie Smith
ISBN: 0241144159, 9780241144152
Physical Description: 453 pages ; 24 cm
Subject: London (England) Fiction.