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The Bluest Eyes

by Toni Morrison

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Chelsea House Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English literature: fiction texts,
  • English literature: literary criticism,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • English,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 10-12),
  • USA,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections

  • Edition Notes

    Bloom"s Modern Critical Interpretations

    ContributionsHarold Bloom (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages247
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11149622M
    ISBN 100791096157
    ISBN 109780791096154

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She received the National Book Critics Circle Award, the Pulitzer Prize, and in she was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature.

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