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A Lesson Before Dying

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"This majestic, moving novel is an instant classic, a book that will be read, discussed and taught beyond the rest of our lives."—Chicago Tribune

Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award, A Lesson Before Dying is a deep and compassionate novel about a young man who returns to 1940s Cajun country to visit a black youth on death row for a crime he didn't commit. Together they come to understand the heroism of resisting.
From the critically acclaimed author of A Gathering of Old Men and The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman.


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Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group

Kindle Book

  • Release date: January 20, 2004

OverDrive Read

  • ISBN: 9781400077700
  • Release date: January 20, 2004

EPUB ebook

  • ISBN: 9781400077700
  • File size: 2900 KB
  • Release date: January 20, 2004

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Kindle Book
OverDrive Read
EPUB ebook

Languages

English

Levels

Lexile® Measure:750
Text Difficulty:3-4

"This majestic, moving novel is an instant classic, a book that will be read, discussed and taught beyond the rest of our lives."—Chicago Tribune

Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award, A Lesson Before Dying is a deep and compassionate novel about a young man who returns to 1940s Cajun country to visit a black youth on death row for a crime he didn't commit. Together they come to understand the heroism of resisting.
From the critically acclaimed author of A Gathering of Old Men and The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman.


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