Beth's Reviews > Kinfolks: Falling Off the Family Tree - The Search for My Melungeon Ancestors

Kinfolks by Lisa Alther
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May 29, 2011

really liked it
bookshelves: biographies_memoirs
Read in April, 2011

I was pleased to find a book by Alther I hadn't read yet (although I wish she'd write another novel). This was a well-written, fascinating story about her search for her roots, with good insight into the construction of racial and ethnic identity in American society.
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Joanna I love Alther


Joanna I love Alther


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