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The bluest eye

Author: Toni Morrison
Publisher: New York, Chicago, San Francisco : Holt, Rinehart and Winston, [1970] copyright 1970
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Tells the story of black, eleven-year old Pecola Breedlove. She prays for her eyes to turn blue so that she will be as beautiful and beloved as all the blonde, blue-eyed children in America. In the autumn of 1941, the year the marigolds in the Breedloves' garden do not bloom, Pecola's life changes in painful, devastating ways.
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Genre/Form: Bildungsromans
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Morrison, Toni.
Bluest eye.
New York, Holt, Rinehart and Winston [1970]
(OCoLC)646861324
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Toni Morrison
ISBN: 0030850746 9780030850745
OCLC Number: 100866
Description: 6 unnumbered pages, 164 pages, 2 unnumbered pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: a novel by Toni Morrison.

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Tells the story of black, eleven-year old Pecola Breedlove. She prays for her eyes to turn blue so that she will be as beautiful and beloved as all the blonde, blue-eyed children in America. In the autumn of 1941, the year the marigolds in the Breedloves' garden do not bloom, Pecola's life changes in painful, devastating ways.

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