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The Sellout (Digital Audiobook)

By Paul Beatty, Prentice Onayemi (Narrator)

Publication Date: October 5, 2016

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (3/1/2016)
Paperback (9/7/2021)
Hardcover (3/3/2015)
MP3 CD (5/24/2016)
Compact Disc (11/15/2016)

Description

Born in Dickens, Los Angeles, the narrator of The Sellout spent his childhood as the subject in his father's racially charged psychological studies. He is told that his father’s memoir will solve their financial woes. But when his father is killed, he discovers there never was a memoir. Fuelled by despair, he sets out to right this wrong with the most outrageous action conceivable: reinstating slavery and segregating the local high school, which lands him in the Supreme Court.