A good neighborhood / Therese Anne Fowler.

By: Fowler, Therese Anne, 1967- [author.]
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Thorndike, ME : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2020Copyright date: ©2020Edition: Large print editionDescription: 497 pages (large print) ; 23 cmContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781432872601; 1432872605Subject(s): Racism -- Fiction | Neighbours -- Fiction | Teenagers -- Fiction | Man-woman relationships -- Fiction | Racially mixed families -- Fiction | Interracial dating -- Fiction | North Carolina -- FictionGenre/Form: Large type books. | Domestic fiction. | Social problem fiction. DDC classification: 813/.6 LOC classification: PS3606.O857 | G66 2020bSummary: "In North Carolina's tight-knit Oak Knoll neighborhood, professor Valerie Alston-Holt is raising her bright and talented biracial son, Xavier, who is headed to college in the fall. All is well until the Whitmans, an apparently traditional family, move in next door. Popular local businessman Brad had new money, ambition, a wife who escaped her upbringing in a trailer park, and a secretly troubled teenaged daughter. With little in common except a property line, these two very different families quickly find themselves at odds: first, over an historic oak tree in Valerie's yard, and soon after, the blossoming romance between their two teenagers"--Page 4 of cover.
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"In North Carolina's tight-knit Oak Knoll neighborhood, professor Valerie Alston-Holt is raising her bright and talented biracial son, Xavier, who is headed to college in the fall. All is well until the Whitmans, an apparently traditional family, move in next door. Popular local businessman Brad had new money, ambition, a wife who escaped her upbringing in a trailer park, and a secretly troubled teenaged daughter. With little in common except a property line, these two very different families quickly find themselves at odds: first, over an historic oak tree in Valerie's yard, and soon after, the blossoming romance between their two teenagers"--Page 4 of cover.

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