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Lost in the City
Lost in the City
Author: Edward P. Jones
The nation's capital that serves as the setting for the stories in Edward P. Jones's prizewinning collection, Lost in the City, lies far from the city of historic monuments and national politicians. Jones takes the reader beyond that world into the lives of African American men and women who work against the constant threat of loss to maintain a...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780060566289
ISBN-10: 0060566280
Publication Date: 9/1/2003
Pages: 256
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.

3.5 stars, based on 13 ratings
Publisher: Amistad
Book Type: Paperback
Members Wishing: 1
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Jones is a great writer and an excellent storyteller.
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I listened to the audio version, which was very well read by a rotating group of narrators. The stories themselves range from poor and not-so-educated folk to wealthy college graduates, good mix of male and female main characters.


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