The Music of Summer

By: Guy, Rosa

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a dark-skinned eighteen-year-old spending her summer away from the city and her family's unrelenting pressure to become a concert pianist finds herself treated shabbily by a lighter-skinned upper-middle-class African-American former friend who wants little to do with her, and the summer seems on the verge of becoming uncomfortably long and cruel until a young man appears with fascinating stories of his adopted homeland, Africa; blue boards w/mauve cloth backstrip, 180 pgs., dj illustration by Neil Waldman; dj w/a bit of mild wear; a very nice copy;

Title: The Music of Summer

Author Name: Guy, Rosa

Categories: Children--Youth--Juvenile,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, Delacorte Press/Bantam Doubleday Dell Publishing Group: 1992

ISBN Number: 0-385-30599-0

ISBN Number 13: 9780385305990

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Size: Octavo -- from 7.75" to 9.75" Tall

Seller ID: 010903

Keywords: ROSA GUY, AFRICAN-AMERICANS, BLACKS, RACE, NEIL WALDMAN, AFRICA, WOMEN, GIRLS, TEEN-AGERS