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Satisfied with nothin"

a novel

by Ernest Hill

  • 330 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Simon & Schuster in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African American men,
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    A black youth swallows his pride and puts up with humiliation from whites in order to make it as a football player in college. But it is all for nothing because when he is injured, the college withdraws his scholarship and he ends up in a menial job. A first novel, originally self-published.

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    Also issued online.

    StatementErnest Hill
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3558.I3875 S28 1996
    The Physical Object
    Pagination316 p. ;
    Number of Pages316
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24754333M
    ISBN 100684822598
    ISBN 109780684822594
    LC Control Number96002970
    OCLC/WorldCa34690654

      This YA debut from veteran kids' book author Annie Barrows takes an irreverent, funny look at teens impatient for their lives to go somewhere and to do something, anything. Particularly satisfying in Nothing are Charlotte and Frankie's snappy dialogue and Charlotte's believable, relatable, diary-like documentation of sophomore year. The story 4/5.   Licensed to YouTube by. LatinAutor - SonyATV, BMI - Broadcast Music Inc., UNIAO BRASILEIRA DE EDITORAS DE MUSICA - UBEM, LatinAutor - UMPG, LatinAutor, UMPG Publishing, SOLAR Music Rights.

    Breathtaking. In just pages, Janne Teller engages her characters in a true search for the meaning of life. Janne Teller excells at upholding the dramatic suspense right until the very last page in a novel that is at one and the same time resilient, merciless and .   H anif Kureishi has always had a talent for arresting opening lines. His novella, Intimacy, about a middle-aged man on the brink of abandoning his wife and children, began: “It is the Author: Sukhdev Sandhu.

      The Paperback of the Into the Nothing by BT Urruela at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more! Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your patience. Book Annex Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help Auto Suggestions are available once you type at least 3 letters. Publish your book with B&: BTUniversal, LLC. In "We Will Be Satisfied With Nothing Less", Hugh Davis concentrates on the two issues that African Americans in the North considered most essential: black male suffrage rights and equal access to the public schools. Davis connects the local and the national; he joins the specifics of campaigns in places such as Cincinnati, Detroit, and San.


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Satisfied with Nothin' chronicles Jamie's development from a naive, unsophisticated teen to a hard-driving, cynical adult determined to succeed despite the opposition of whites, the complacency of blacks, and his own tragic fate.

In doing so, it provides a powerful and important portrait of the black experience in post-segregation ed on: Aug Get this from a library. Satisfied with nothin': a novel. [Ernest Hill] -- A black youth swallows his pride and puts up with humiliation from whites in order to make it as a football player in college.

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Hill's odd first novel, previously self-published, can be read two ways: either as an advertisement for a Tony Brownstyle self- help black nationalism or as a cautionary tale on what happens when you see everything through the distorting lens of race.

Something of a throwback to the angry realism of Richard Wright, Hill's straightforward, at times heavy-handed, narrative argues that rural Author: Ernest Hill. Nothing is a tiny book. It's shorter than most and more narrow. The story takes up slightly more than pages, and those pages contain a lot of white space.

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ERNEST HILL won great praise for his first novel, Satisfied with Nothin', which made its way onto required reading lists at universities from UCLA to Syracuse.

He is also the author of A Person of Interest, It's All About the Moon When the Sun Ain't Shining, Cry Me a River, A Life for a Life, and Family Ties.

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