The White Boy Shuffle Summary
Paul Beatty

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The White Boy Shuffle Summary

The White Boy Shuffle is a novel posing as a memoir of a reluctant new hero, Gunnar Kaufman. The novel begins with Gunnar's earliest memories of being a black juvenile beach bum in Santa Monica and chronicles the hilarious exploits that lead him to become a young adult regarded as the black messiah.

Gunnar begins his own history by telling the history of his male ancestors. Some of his ancestors are...

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