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Apex Hides the Hurt

Author: Colson Whitehead

Narrator: Peter Jay Fernandez

Unabridged: 5 hr 50 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Recorded Books

Published: 05/02/2007

Genre: Fiction - Literary

Synopsis

Best-selling author Colson Whitehead has been a finalist for numerous prestigious honors, including the Pulitzer Prize. His works are lauded for their insight into the state of race in America. Here, a small Midwestern town is having an identity crisis-should they have a new techno-savvy name or a name honoring the freedmen who founded the town? Or is the current name just fine? They call in a professional naming consultant, famous for naming Apex bandages-guaranteed to match any skin color. But even he is losing his faith in monikers.

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