The “King and Queen of the Racially Nebulous Prom” are the perfect, twenty-something Brooklynite couple planning their nuptials when an infatuation with an acquaintance threatens to unravel their relationship. Danzy Senna’s New People follows Maria and Khalil as they navigate the thorny terrain of young love, identity, and adulthood. Senior Editor Chris Schluep says: "Acute observations on race, status, and the choices we make—as well as some clever set pieces—make this an entertaining, thought-provoking read."
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