By Jacob Shamsian
Updated September 05, 2014 at 04:00 AM EDT
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YOUR FACE IN MINE Jess Ross

Your Face in Mine

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  • Book
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What if you could change your race? That’s the question in Your Face in Mine, in which racial reassignment surgery turns Martin, a white Jewish dude, into a black man. Row challenges our understanding of how much of our identity we’re born with and how much we choose. The novel meanders at times, but its central conceit and Martin’s exploration lead to some thoughtful insights. B

Your Face in Mine

type
  • Book
genre
author
  • Jess Row
publisher
  • Riverhead

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