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Song of Solomon / Toni Morrison ; with an introduction by Reynolds Price.

Morrison, Toni, (author.). Price, Reynolds, 1933-2011 (writer of introduction.).


Macon Dead, Jr., known as Milkman, grows up in "his father's money-haunted, death-haunted house with his silent sisters and strangely passive mother" and with his friend Guitar who is connected to the secret avengers called the Seven Days, falls in love with his cousin Hagar, learns from bootlegging Aunt Pilate, and then heads south, lured by the promise of buried gold and the mysteries of his heritage.

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  • ISBN: 0679445048
  • ISBN: 9780679445043
  • Physical Description: xxv, 363 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 1995.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page xix).
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR UG 5 14 18432.
Awards Note:
National Book Critics Circle Award, 1977
Subject: African American families > Fiction.
African Americans > Fiction.
African Americans > Fiction.
African Continental Ancestry Group.
Fictional Works Publication Type.
African American families.
African Americans.
Michigan > Fiction.
Genre: Domestic fiction.
Domestic fiction.
Domestic fiction.
Domestic fiction.
Domestic fiction.

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