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An American marriage : a novel

Author: Tayari Jones
Publisher: Chapel Hill, North Carolina : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2018.
Series: Oprah's Book Club.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Newlyweds Celestial and Roy are the embodiment of both the American Dream and the New South. He is a young executive and she is an artist on the brink of an exciting career. But as they settle into the routine of their life together, they are ripped apart by circumstances neither could have imagined. Roy is arrested and sentenced to twelve years for a crime Celestial knows he didn't commit. Though fiercely  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Jones, Tayari.
American marriage.
Chapel Hill, North Carolina : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2018
(DLC) 2017033155
(OCoLC)993624081
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tayari Jones
ISBN: 9781616208776 1616208775 9781616201340 1616201347 9781616207601 1616207604 9781432845360 1432845365
OCLC Number: 967202434
Notes: "Oprah's book club : 2018 selection"--Dust jacket.
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection (JLG.)
Description: 308 pages ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Oprah's Book Club.
Responsibility: by Tayari Jones.

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OPRAH'S BOOK CLUB 2018 SELECTIONAn American Marriage is a masterpiece of storytelling, an intimate look deep into the souls of people who must reckon with the past while moving forward--with hope and  Read more...
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"Tayari Jones's wise and compassionate new novel, An American Marriage . . . is a clear vision of the quiet devastation of a family. It is beautifully written, with many allusions to black music and Read more...

 
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