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From the Nobel Prize-winning author of Beloved comes a dazzling new novel set in 1950s America in the aftermath of the Korean War.

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Synopsis

Home by Toni Morrison

It begins with a letter from a woman Frank has never met. A pleading letter. A letter that closed his throat. 'Come fast. She be dead if you tarry.' And that is it all it takes.


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'Pulsing with imaginative energy. Home is a compact triumph' Sunday Times

'Beautifully, sparely written.lingers in the mind long after the final page is turned' -- Ion Trewin Sunday Express

'Morrison's writing is so deft that even barely sketched characters leap off the page' Sunday Telegraph

'Toni Morrison still has the power to shock and deliver hope' Good Housekeeping

'Each word resounds with sultry, heat-oppressive' Georgia Spectator

About the Author

Toni Morrison was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1993. She is the author of many novels, including The Bluest Eye, Beloved (made into a major film), Paradise and Love. She has also received the National Book Critics Circle Award and a Pulitzer Prize for her fiction.

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Book Info

Publication date

1st March 2013

Author

Toni Morrison

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Publisher

Vintage an imprint of Vintage Publishing

Format

Paperback
176 pages

Categories

Literary Fiction
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Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)

ISBN

9780099555940

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