Homegoing: A novel

Homegoing: A novel

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Winner of the NBCC's John Leonard First Book Prize

A New York Times 2016 Notable Book

One of Oprah’s 10 Favorite Books of 2016

NPR's Debut Novel of the Year

One of Buzzfeed's Best Fiction Books Of 2016

One of Time's Top 10 Novels of 2016

Homegoing is an inspiration.” —Ta-Nehisi Coates 

The unforgettable New York Times best seller begins with the story of two half-sisters, separated by forces beyond their control: one sold into slavery, the other married to a… (more)

Editorial reviews (3 reviews)

Slavery is a source of our confusion and discomfort, regardless of which side of the colour divide we descend from. So here is a book to help us remember. It is well worth its weight.

We feel we are not getting a history lesson, but hearing the stories of individual men and women we have come to know and understand.

As the novel moves forward into our own time the pressure to wrap up the two storylines intensifies, and contrivance comes to the fore. But so many moments earlier on in this strong debut novel linger.

Book Details  

Publisher: Vintage (June 07, 2016)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 320 pages

File size: 6.3 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

Awards: John Leonard Award 2016 winner

Lists (2 lists)

Granta's Best of Young American Novelists (3rd edition)

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