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  • ISBN: 9781501196010
  • ISBN: 1501196014
  • ISBN: 9781501196027
  • ISBN: 1501196022
  • Physical Description: 330 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Scout Press hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Scout Press, 2019.

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Queenie Jenkins is a 25-year-old Jamaican British woman living in London, straddling two cultures and slotting neatly into neither. She works at a national newspaper, where she's constantly forced to compare herself to her white middle class peers. After a messy break up from her long-term white boyfriend, Queenie seeks comfort in all the wrong places ... including several hazardous men who do a good job of occupying brain space and a bad job of affirming self-worth. As Queenie careens from one questionable decision to another, she finds herself wondering, 'What are you doing? Why are you doing it? Who do you want to be?' -- all of the questions today's woman must face in a world trying to answer them for her.
Subject: Jamaicans > England > London > Fiction.
Women > Identity > Fiction.
Identity (Psychology) > Fiction.
Human skin color > Fiction.
Women, Black > England > London > Social conditions > Fiction.
FICTION > Contemporary Women.
FICTION > Literary.
FICTION > African American > Contemporary Women.
Women, Black > Social conditions.
Race relations.
Identity (Psychology)
Human skin color.
Women > Identity.
Women > Identity > Fiction.
Multiculturalism > Fiction.
Jamaicans > Fiction.
London (England) > Race relations > Fiction.
England > London.
Genre: Psychological fiction.
Psychological fiction.