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We Are Not Like Them

Christine Pride & Jo Piazza

Published: 14th October 2021 A breath-taking story of race, justice and loyalty. An unarmed black teenager is shot by a white policeman. His wife’s best friend is the reporter covering the story. Where does loyalty lie? Can anyone win a fight like this? Publisher: Harper Collins Publishers ISBN: 9780008334567

Our Curators said...

This is one of those books you’re glad exists in the world and feel very privileged to have read. It’s incendiary, intelligent, nuanced and thoughtful all at once. It’ll be one of this year’s biggest hits and I completely loved it.

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What the Critics are Saying

Harrowing and heartening in equal measure, this book is a breathtaking tale of racial fissures, fury and friendship

David Lammy, MP

Provides a starting point for conversations which are crucial, at times uncomfortable, but long overdue.

Ruth Hogan

A tough but necessary read as it seeks to find meaning for all affected by the tragedy it depicts...a powerful debut.

Andi Osho, actress and author of Asking for a Friend

A powerful story about friendship, race, love, forgiveness, and justice - and the stunning ways they intersect...Empathetic, riveting, and authentic.

Laura Dave, bestselling author of The Last Thing He Told Me

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