by Suzan-Lori Parks


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Book Summary

Brothers Lincoln and Booth—given their names by their father as a joke—share an obsession with three-card monte and act out a lifetime of sibling rivalry and resentment.

Awards and Recognition

Pulitzer Prize (2002)

NPR stories about Topdog/Underdog

Suzan-Lori Parks lists scenes from The Sound of Music and Taxi Driver among her favorites. 20th Century Fox, Columbia/TriStar hide caption

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