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The Emperor of Ocean Park

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The Emperor of Ocean Park

The Emperor of Ocean Park

The Emperor of Ocean Park

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Yale law professor Stephen Carter turned the book world upside down when he was given a $4-million advance for two works of fiction. The first book, The Emperor of Ocean Park (Alfred A. Knopf; ISBN: 0375413634), a mystery story about an upper-middle class black family in Washington, D.C., has been greeted with a mixed response. Tom Vitale offers a profile of this first-time fiction writer.