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An American marriage : a novel

Author: Tayari Jones
Publisher: Chapel Hill, North Carolina : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, Chesterfield, VA. : Assembled and distributed by Chesterfield County Public Library, 2018 ; 2018.
Series: CCPL Book Club Bags.; Oprah's book club.
Edition/Format:   Kit   Visual material : English
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"Newlyweds Celestial and Roy, the living embodiment of the New South, are settling into the routine of their life together when Roy is sent to prison for a crime he didn't commit. An insightful look into the lives of people who are bound and separated by forces beyond their control"--
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Kit
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Tayari Jones
ISBN: 9781616208776 1616208775
OCLC Number: 1031035102
Notes: Contains: 6 copies of the book plus one book discussion folder that contains an author biography, further readings, summary, and questions for group discussions.
Description: 6 books (308 pages ; 24 cm) + 1 discussion guide & accompanying materials in folder in bag.
Series Title: CCPL Book Club Bags.; Oprah's book club.
Other Titles: Book club bag
Responsibility: Tayari Jones.

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OPRAH'S BOOK CLUB 2018 SELECTIONAn American Marriage is a masterpiece of storytelling, an intimate look deep into the souls of people who must reckon with the past while moving forward--with hope and  Read more...

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"Tayari Jones's wise and compassionate new novel, An American Marriage . . . is a clear vision of the quiet devastation of a family. It is beautifully written, with many allusions to black music and Read more...

 
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