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Gathering of waters

Author: Bernice L McFadden
Publisher: New York : Akashic Books, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story is narrated by the town of Money, Mississippi. Tass Hilson and Emmett Till were young and in love when Emmett was murdered in 1955. Anxious to escape the town, Tass marries Maximillian May and relocates to Detroit. Forty years later, after the death of her husband, Tass returns to Money and fantasy takes flesh when Emmett Till's spirit is finally released from the waters of the Tallahatchie River and the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
Named Person: Emmett Till; Emmett Till; Emmett Till; Emmett Till
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bernice L McFadden
ISBN: 9781617750328 1617750328 9781617750311 161775031X
OCLC Number: 709680952
Description: 252 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: by Bernice L. McFadden.
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The story is narrated by the town of Money, Mississippi. Tass Hilson and Emmett Till were young and in love when Emmett was murdered in 1955. Anxious to escape the town, Tass marries Maximillian May and relocates to Detroit. Forty years later, after the death of her husband, Tass returns to Money and fantasy takes flesh when Emmett Till's spirit is finally released from the waters of the Tallahatchie River and the two lovers are reunited.--Publisher's description.

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