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Publisher Description

From the author of A Gathering of Old Men and The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman comes a deep and compassionate novel, winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award. A young man who returns to 1940s Cajun country to teach visits a black youth on death row for a crime he didn't commit. Together they come to understand the heroism of resisting. 

GENRE
Fiction & Literature
RELEASED
1993
March 23
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
272
Pages
PUBLISHER
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
SELLER
Penguin Random House LLC
SIZE
7.2
MB

Customer Reviews

Trealure ,

Amazing

Highly recommend! I had to read this book for school and I REALLY enjoyed it.

Ketawrites ,

Great book!

I read this book for a Summer Reading assignment. Let me just tell u. This book is worth it.

Judystep ,

An American classic

More powerful and important than Uncle Toms Cabin. The very greatest of Black American literature.

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