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By Tracy Daugherty

A attractive travel de strength, Tracy Daugherty’s fourth novel explores the volatility of race, type, and economics as they have an effect on 3 generations of a Houston, Texas, kinfolk, and strains the increase and decline of an internal urban local from the perspective of a prodigal daughter. Twenty-something Telisha Washington returns after a long time to the decaying Houston local the place she was once born, to resume outdated ties and are available to phrases together with her family’s enigmatic background. The made from a racially combined union, she has spent her existence straddling got definitions of race, classification, gender, and tradition. Her own odyssey is situated within a black neighborhood’s convulsions, the place violence, poverty, and the politics of gentrification take their toll. An unflinching meditation on kin, race, intercourse, and love, in addition to a dissection of private and non-private identification, Axeman’s Jazz is a stark, yet loving, portrait of latest city America.

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By Tracy Daugherty

A attractive travel de strength, Tracy Daugherty’s fourth novel explores the volatility of race, type, and economics as they have an effect on 3 generations of a Houston, Texas, kinfolk, and strains the increase and decline of an internal urban local from the perspective of a prodigal daughter. Twenty-something Telisha Washington returns after a long time to the decaying Houston local the place she was once born, to resume outdated ties and are available to phrases together with her family’s enigmatic background. The made from a racially combined union, she has spent her existence straddling got definitions of race, classification, gender, and tradition. Her own odyssey is situated within a black neighborhood’s convulsions, the place violence, poverty, and the politics of gentrification take their toll. An unflinching meditation on kin, race, intercourse, and love, in addition to a dissection of private and non-private identification, Axeman’s Jazz is a stark, yet loving, portrait of latest city America.

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