Heidi Durrow - The Girl Who Fell from the Sky

Monday, January 17, 2011 - 7:00pm

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Heidi Durrow discusses The Girl Who Fell from the Sky ($13.95). This debut novel tells the story of Rachel, the daughter of a Danish mother and a black G.I., who becomes the sole survivor of a family tragedy. Growing up in the 1980s, she confronts her identity as a biracial young woman in a world that wants to see her as either black or white. Wine & cheese reception.

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The Girl Who Fell from the Sky Cover Image
ISBN: 9781565126800
Availability: Out of Print
Published: Algonquin Books - February 16th, 2010

Rachel, the daughter of a Danish mother and a black G.I., becomes the sole survivor of a family tragedy after a fateful morning on their Chicago rooftop.