Your heart is a muscle the size of a fist

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Full title your heart is a muscle the size of a fist
Author yapa sunil
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display_description A Finalist for the PEN/ Faulkner Award
n Amazon Best Book of the Year

A Washington Post Notable Book
A Barnes & Noble Discover Pick
One of Bustle's "Most Important Books of 2016"

Named Most Anticipated Book of the Year in Wall Street Journal, Entertainment Weekly, TIME, Huffington Post, The Chicago Tribune, BuzzFeed, Houston Chronicle, San Francisco Chronicle, Orlando Sentinel, Ploughshares, Bustle, TheMillions, BookRiot, The Oregonian, The San Diego Union-Tribune, River City Reading, Indigo
Grief-stricken after his mother's death and three years of wandering the world, Victor is longing for a family and a sense of purpose. He believes he's found both when he returns home to Seattle only to be swept up in a massive protest. With young, biracial Victor o one side of the barricades and his estranged father—the white chief of police—on the opposite, the day descends into chaos, capturing in its confusion the activists, police, bystanders, and citizens from all around the world who'd arrived that day brimming with hope. By the day's end, they have all committed acts they never thought possible.
As heartbreaking as it is pulse-pounding, Yapa's virtuosic debut asks profound questions about the power of empathy in our hyper-connected modern world, and the limits of compassion, all while exploring how far we must go for family, for justice, and for love.
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subject_facet Anti-globalization movement -- Washington (State) -- Seattle -- Fiction, Fathers and sons -- Fiction, Political fiction, World Trade Organization -- Protest movements -- Fiction
title_display Your heart is a muscle the size of a fist : a novel
title_full Your Heart Is a Muscle the Size of a Fist, Your heart is a muscle the size of a fist : a novel / Sunil Yapa
title_short Your heart is a muscle the size of a fist :
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topic_facet Anti-globalization movement, Fathers and sons, Fiction, Literature, Protest movements