Swing Time by Zadie Smith

This novel follows the lives of two biracial girls who dream of becoming professional dancers. Although they both have talent, only one of them has the ambition to pursue it. As their lives diverge, one girl becomes a personal assistant to a pop star while the other lives a life of relative obscurity. The narrative explores themes of race, class, friendship, and identity, weaving a story that spans decades and continents.

The 9308th greatest book of all time


Published
2016
Nationality
British
Type
Fiction
Pages
453
Words
120,000
Original Language
English

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