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The Expendable Man
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SOLVED: Adult Fiction > SOLVED. Older book about a black male protagonist who is afraid he will be arrested for his interaction with a white woman. The book starts without the reader knowing the protagonist is black, then that is revealed a third or midway through. [s]

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Channing | 2 comments I read this book in the early 2000s. Google keeps telling me it is INVISIBLE MAN by Ralph Ellison, but it's not. The book is tense and suspenseful and the reveal that the protagonist is a black man in the 40s, 50s or 60s was rather mind-blowing. Thank you!


Kajehas | 37 comments Channing wrote: "I read this book in the early 2000s. Google keeps telling me it is INVISIBLE MAN by Ralph Ellison, but it's not. The book is tense and suspenseful and the reveal that the protagonist is a black man..."

The Expendable Man


message 3: by Channing (new)

Channing | 2 comments Yes! Thank you!!!


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