Blackface: A Novel
“Captivating, raw and uncensored.”
-The Weekly Press
To protect his mother, 16-year-old Clinton Ray a.k.a Black must run away from his home. Forced to mingle with the worst elements and circumstances of urban life, Black bumps into Face, Penny and Zero, who together chase the American Dream. Inevitably, their experiences provoke Black to reassess his friendships, his lifestyle and his own aspirations. In his journey of self-discovery, Black must learn how to survive on the streets of Chicago, reevaluate his life decisions, or perish in the chaos of life.
Evocative, elegantly crafted and fast-paced, Blackface challenges the reader and promises to be one engaging read.
Q.B Wells is a native of Chicago and has lived in Baltimore, MD for the past five years.
He is a launguage arts teacher in Baltimore City and webmaster of Artofficialmedia.com.