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The Bluest Eye


Read the searing first novel from the celebrated author of Beloved, which immerses us in the tragic, torn lives of a poor black family in post-Depression 1940s Ohio. Unlovely and unloved, Pecola prays each night for blue eyes like those of her privileged white schoolfellows. At once intimate and expansive, unsparing in its truth-telling, The Bluest Eye shows how the past savagely defines the present. A powerful examination of our obsession with beauty and conformity, Toni Morrison's virtuosic first novel asks powerful ...

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The bluest eye
1972, Washington Square Press, New York

ISBN-13: 9780671476236


The Bluest Eye
1970, Holt McDougal, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780030850745

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