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By S. Andrea Allen

ISBN-10: 0997243945

ISBN-13: 9780997243949

A Failure to speak, S. Andrea Allen's debut number of brief fiction and essays, makes a speciality of how conversation, or the inability thereof, affects Black women's lives. The tales variety from the funny to the heartbreaking: one girl wins a bake-off simply because her co-worker misunderstands the competition; an obese girl ultimately learns to like herself, although it skill leaving her girlfriend.

A youngster displays on his mother's lack of ability to debate her melancholy; a girl realizes that her associate has been hiding a playing dependancy, and has to make a decision even if to assist her or retailer herself. the ladies during this assortment are frequently silenced, yet Allen imbues them with a voice that calls for to be heard.

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