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The bluest eye

Author: Toni Morrison
Publisher: Sydney : Vision Australia Information and Library Service, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Braille book : Braille : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Portrayal of Pecola Breedlove, in her first year of womanhood. Poor, black, and ugly, she lives in a store front and shares a bedroom with her brother, her crippled mother, and drunken father. Pregnant by her father, she goes to Soaphead Church, believing he is possessed of holy powers, and asks for blue eyes: so that she will be beautiful, so that people will look at her, so that her world will be different.  Read more...
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Toni Morrison
OCLC Number: 225102803
Notes: Produced under Part VB of the Copyright Act 1968.
Target Audience: Adult.
Description: 2 v. of Braille ; 28 cm.
Responsibility: Toni Morrison.

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Portrayal of Pecola Breedlove, in her first year of womanhood. Poor, black, and ugly, she lives in a store front and shares a bedroom with her brother, her crippled mother, and drunken father. Pregnant by her father, she goes to Soaphead Church, believing he is possessed of holy powers, and asks for blue eyes: so that she will be beautiful, so that people will look at her, so that her world will be different. Contains coarse language and explicit descriptions of sex.

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