Sula
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Published:
New York : Plume, 1982.
Physical Desc:
174 pages ; 21 cm.
Lexile measure:
1050L
Status:
3 copies, 9 people are on the wait list.
Description
Nominated for the National Book Award, this rich and moving novel traces the lives of two black heroines-from their growing up in a small Ohio town, through their sharply divergent paths of womanhood, to their ultimate confrontation and reconciliation. The one, Nel Wright, chooses to remain in the place of her birth, to marry, to raise a family, and to become a pillar of the tightly knit black community. The other, Sula Peace, rejects all that Nel has accepted. She escapes to college, immerses herself in city life, and when she returns to her roots, it is as a rebel, a mocker, and a seductress. Both women must suffer the consequences of their choices; both must decide if they can afford to harbor the love they have for each other; and both combine to create an unforgettable rendering of what it means and costs to exist and survive as a black woman in America.Hailed by critics for its stunning language and its original, honest depiction of the black way of life after the Civil War, Sula is a lyrical blend of myth and magic, as real as a history lesson, as enchanting as a fable.
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La Farge
Fiction Morrison, T
Due Oct 15, 2019
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Fiction Morrison, T
Due Oct 2, 2019
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Fiction Morrison, T
Due Oct 8, 2019
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Format:
Book
Language:
English
ISBN:
0452263492 (pbk.)
Lexile measure:
1050

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"A Plume book."
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APA Citation (style guide)

Morrison, T. (1982). Sula. New York: Plume.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Morrison, Toni. 1982. Sula. New York: Plume.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Morrison, Toni, Sula. New York: Plume, 1982.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Morrison, Toni. Sula. New York: Plume, 1982. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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