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What We Lose

by Zinzi Clemmons

Hardcover, 213 pages, Viking, List Price: $22 |


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Raised in America, the multiracial daughter of a mother from Johannesburg struggles with her mother's terminal cancer and her own need to find love and a place to belong, quests shaped by losses, changes in her sense of identity and unexpected motherhood.