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The bluest eye

Author: Toni Morrison
Publisher: Picador, 1990, ©1970.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats

The chronicle of the tragic lives of a poor black family in 1940s America. Every night Pecola, unlovely and unloved, prays for blue eyes like those of her white schoolfellows. She becomes the focus  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Toni Morrison
ISBN: 0330305018 9780330305013
OCLC Number: 24722201
Notes: Originally published: New York : Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1970 ; London : Chatto and Windus, 1979.
Description: 164 pages
Responsibility: Toni Morrison.
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" So precise, so faithful to speech and so charged with pain and wonder that the novel becomes poetry." -- "The New York Times" " A profoundly successful work of fiction. . . . Taut and understated, Read more...

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