Nineteen year-old Winston 'Tuff' Foshay - 320 pounds, new father to a baby boy he greets cheerfully with 'What up, littler nigger?', player-king of a motley crew in Spanish Harlem - is looking for a purpose in life, for the answer to his exasperated wife Yolanda's question, 'Winston, what you gonna do?' After narrowly escaping death - by fainting - in a drug deal gone bad, Tuff knows he needs to make some decisions, and soon. So when he is offered $20,000 to run for city council, he gamely embarks on one of the most outrageous campaigns in political history, one that changes both his vision of the world and his place in it. (2001-07-30)
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The funniest satire on US culture you'll ever read.Read Tuff for yourself and find out what's so funny' The Face (2001-07-30)About the Author:
Paul Beatty is the author of the poetry collections Big Bank Take Little Bank and Joker,Joker,Deuce, and the novel The White Boy Shuffle. He lives on New York.
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Descrizione libro Vintage, 2001. Condizione libro: Very Good. New Ed. N/A. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear. Codice libro della libreria GRP82113243
Descrizione libro Paperback. Condizione libro: Good. Codice libro della libreria TT01280697B
Descrizione libro Vintage Books, New York, 2001. Trade Paperback. Condizione libro: Good+. Light wear to cover edges and corners with reading creases. Spine leans to the right but binding tight and secure. Text clean and free of markings. ***We ship daily. Our books are carefully described and packaged in boxes (not envelopes). A gift card and personalized message can be included upon request.***. Codice libro della libreria 038898