Paradise by Toni Morrison

By Toni Morrison

“They shoot the white girl first. With the rest they can take their time.” So begins Toni Morrison’s Paradise, which opens with a horrifying scene of mass violence and chronicles its genesis in an all-black small town in rural Oklahoma. Founded by the descendants of freed slaves and survivors in exodus from a hostile world, the patriarchal communit…

Published date: January 1, 1997
Type: Books
Genre: Fiction, Historical Fiction

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