A Lesson Before Dying
BeschreibungThe story of a young black man wrongly convicted of the murder of three white men in the American South of the 1940s. Was chosen for the Oprah Winfrey Book Club, and was a winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction.
PortraitErnest J. Gaines was born on a plantation in Pointe Coupee Parish, Louisiana, which is the Bayonne of all his fictional works. His novels include The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman, Of Love and Dust, Catherine Carmier, Bloodline, A Gathering of Old Men and In My Father's House.
Untertitel: 'Serpent's Tale'. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: Profile Books
Erscheinungsdatum: Februar 2001
Seitenanzahl: 256 Seiten