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Between Brothers: A Novel

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A suspenseful coming-of-age story that moves from the halls of a historically black university to the streets of Washington, D.C., with great insight into the joys and perils of discovering what really matters in life

As the Ellis Community Center, a rare bright spot in a low-income Washington, D.C., neighborhood, struggles to keep its doors open, its last hope for survival
Paperback, 432 pages
Published August 26th 2008 by One World/Ballantine (first published August 12th 1999)
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Well I was pleasantly surprised by this book..I had no idea what to expect as it was titled Not All Dogs on the cover but had to find it online as Between Brothers--nevertheless I went in with no expectations but was rewarded with an intelligent, thought provoking look at the black community through the eyes of four black men in a fictionalized HBCU called Highland University..I identified immediately with this book as I am a proud HBCU graduate and live for the lessons and love gained from my c ...more
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