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The bluest eye

Author: Toni Morrison
Publisher: New York, NY : Plume, 1970.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of a black, eleven-year old girl, Pecola Breedlove who lives in Lorain, Ohio and prays for her eyes to turn blue so that she will be as beautiful and beloved as all the blond, blue-eyed children in America. In the fall of 1941 her life changes in painful and devastating ways.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
DOMESTIC FICTION
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Toni Morrison
ISBN: 0452273056 9780452273054
OCLC Number: 369842040
Notes: An Oprah's Book Club title.
Description: 215 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Toni Morrison ; with a new afterword by the author.

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The story of a black, eleven-year old girl, Pecola Breedlove who lives in Lorain, Ohio and prays for her eyes to turn blue so that she will be as beautiful and beloved as all the blond, blue-eyed children in America. In the fall of 1941 her life changes in painful and devastating ways.

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