The Bennetts

Italy, France, England, Virginia, Georgia, Texas, 1501-1982 by Carmen Taylor Bennett

Publisher: [Duncan Press in [Lubbock, TX] (2429 34th St., Lubbock 79413)

Written in English
Published: Pages: 125 Downloads: 557
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Edition Notes

Statementby Carmen Taylor Bennett.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsCS71.B469 1982a
The Physical Object
Paginationii, 125, 2 leaves :
Number of Pages125
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3120353M
LC Control Number82230664

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Brit graduated from Stanford University and earned her MFA in fiction at the University of Michigan, where she won a Hopwood Award in Graduate Short Fiction as well as the Hurston Award for College Writers. In this novel, Brit Bennett describes twin sisters, who has the same faces.

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