The White Boy Shuffle

The White Boy Shuffle

A Novel

Book - 2001
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Paul Beatty's hilarious and scathing debut novel is about Gunnar Kaufman, an awkward, black surfer bum who is moved by his mother from Santa Monica to urban West Los Angeles. There, he begins to undergo a startling transformation from neighborhood outcast to basketball superstar, and eventually to reluctant messiah of a "divided, downtrodden people."

Publisher: New York :, Picador/Henry Holt and Company,, [2001]
Copyright Date: ©1996
ISBN: 9780312280192
Branch Call Number: FIC BEA
Characteristics: 225 pages ; 21 cm

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