Early Novels & Stories: Go Tell It on the Mountain / Giovanni's Room / Another Country / Going to Meet the Man by James Baldwin, Toni Morrison

Early Novels & Stories: Go Tell It on the Mountain / Giovanni's Room / Another Country / Going to Meet the Man

James Baldwin, Toni Morrison

fiction classics short stories emotional reflective slow-paced

970 pages | first published 1998

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“The civil rights struggle,” said The New York Times Book Review, “found eloquent expression in [Baldwin’s] novels. His historical importance is indisputable.” Here, in a Library of America volume edited by Nobel laureate Toni Morrison, is the fic...
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