The Girl Who Fell from the Sky
ISBN10: 1616200154 ISBN13: 9781616200152 Publisher: Algonquin Books Published: Jan 11 2011 Pages: 277 Weight: 0.66lbs. Height: 8.25" Width: 5.75" Depth: 1.00" Language: English
After a family tragedy orphans her, Rachel, the daughter of a Danish mother and a black G.I., moves into her grandmother's mostly black community in the 1980s, where she must swallow her grief and confront her identity as a biracial woman in a world that wants to see her as either black or white. A first novel. Reprint.