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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Sitka.
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Fernie Heritage Library.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Fernie Heritage Library FIC SMI (Text) 35136000516279 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
Fort St John Public Library AF SMI (Text) 35211000322083 ADULT Fiction Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780143170273 (paperback)
  • Physical Description: 453 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: Toronto, Ontario : Penguin, an imprint of Penguin Canada, a division of Penguin Random House Canada Limited, 2017.

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Summary, etc.:
"Two brown girls dream of being dancers--but only one, Tracey, has talent. The other has ideas: about rhythm and time, about black bodies and black music, about what constitutes a tribe, or makes a person truly free. It's a close but complicated childhood friendship that ends abruptly in their early twenties, never to be revisited, but never quite forgotten, either. Dazzlingly energetic and deeply human, Swing Time is a story about friendship and music and stubborn roots, about how we are shaped by these things and how we can survive them. Moving from northwest London to West Africa, it is an exuberant dance to the music of time."--From publisher.
Subject: Women, Black > Fiction.
Young women, Black > Fiction.
Female friendship > Fiction.
Dancers > Fiction.
Dance > Fiction.
Identity (Philosophical concept) > Fiction.
London (England) > Fiction.
Africa, West > Fiction.

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