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Jazz

Paperback, 31/12/2000, £9.99
£8.99
BY THE NOBEL PRIZE-WINNING AUTHOR OF BELOVEDJoe Trace - in his fifties, door-to-door salesman of Cleopatra beauty products, erstwhile devoted husband - shoots dead his lover of three months, the impetuous, eighteen-year-old Dorcas.

God Help The Child

Paperback, 01/04/2017, £15.95
£14.36

Mouth Full of Blood: Essays, Speeches, Meditations

Hardback, 21/02/2019, £20.00
£18.00
Throughout Mouth Full of Blood our search for truth, moral integrity and expertise is met by Toni Morrison with controlled anger, elegance and literary excellence. Morrison's Nobel lecture, on the power of language, is accompanied by lectures to Amnesty International and the Newspaper Association of America.

Bluest Eye

Paperback, 04/03/1999, £8.99
£8.09
A novel that immerses us in the tragic, torn lives of a poor black family - Pauline, Cholly, Sam and Pecola - in post-Depression 1940s Ohio. Unlovely and unloved, Pecola prays each night for blue eyes like those of her privileged white schoolfellows.

Song of Solomon

Paperback, 14/05/1998, £9.99
£8.99
Begins in 1930s America with Macon Dead Jr, the son of a wealthy black property owner, who has been brought up to revere the white world. Macon learns about the tyranny of white society from his friend Guitar. So while Guitar joins a terrorist group of poor blacks, Macon goes home to the South, lured by tales of buried family treasure.

Please, Louise

Paperback, 07/04/2016, £6.99
£6.29
A library card unlocks a new life for a young girl in this picture book about the power of imagination, from Nobel Prize winning author Toni Morrison.

Beloved

Paperback, 21/08/1997, £9.99
£8.99
It is the mid-1800s and as slavery looks to be coming to an end, Sethe is haunted by the violent trauma it wrought on her former enslaved life at Sweet Home, Kentucky. Her dead baby daughter, whose tombstone bears the single word, Beloved, returns as a spectre to punish her mother, but also to elicit her love.

Toni Morrison: the essential guide

Paperback, 13/02/2003, £6.99
£6.29
Presents a guide to the works of Toni Morrison. This work offers an interview with Toni Morrison, relating specifically to the texts under discussion. It deals with Morrison's themes, genre and narrative technique.

Home

Paperback, 20/06/2013, £8.99
£8.09
An angry veteran of the Korean War, Frank Money finds himself back in racist America after enduring trauma on the front lines that left him with more than just physical scars. As Frank revisits the memories from childhood and the war that leave him questioning his shattered sense of self, he unearths the courage he thought he'd lost forever.

Race: Vintage Minis

Paperback, 08/06/2017, £3.50
£3.15
VINTAGE MINIS: GREAT MINDS. BIG IDEAS. LITTLE BOOKS. Also in the Vintage Minis series: Language by Xiaolu Guo Death by Julian Barnes Love by Jeanette Winterson Home by Salman Rushdie

God Help the Child

Paperback, 21/04/2016, £8.99
£8.09
Sweetness wants to love her child, Bride, but she struggles to love her as a mother should. Bride, now glamorous, grown up, ebony-black and panther-like, wants to love her man, Booker, but she finds herself betrayed by a moment in her past, a moment borne of a desperate burn for the love of her mother.