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Hot Comb

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Product # 9781770463486

ISBN: 9781770463486

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Hot Combáoffers a poignant glimpse into Black womenÆs lives and coming of age stories as seen across a crowded, ammonia-scented hair salon while ladies gossip and bond over the burn. The titular story ôHot Combö is about a young girlÆs first permùa doomed ploy to look cool and to stop seeming ôtoo whiteö in the all-black neighborhood her family has just moved to. In ôVirgin Hairö taunts of ôtender-headedö sting as much as the perm itself. ItÆs a scenario that repeats fifteen years later as an ad