To Hell with Dying




      To Hell with Dying
The tender colors seem lit from within, creating a reverential mood that enhances the story s compelling narrative A loving remembrance of a common man whose humanity Walker makes memorable BooklistOverflowing with compassion, humor, and good sense, it is a fine story of deep feeling Kirkus Reviews Free Download To Hell with Dying Author Alice Walker For Kindle ePUB or eBook – bluevapours.co.uk

Alice Walker, one of the United States preeminent writers, is an award winning author of novels, stories, essays, and poetry In 1983, Walker became the first African American woman to win a Pulitzer Prize for fiction with her novel The Color Purple, which also won the National Book Award Her other books include The Third Life of Grange Copeland, Meridian, The Temple of My Familiar, and Possessing the Secret of Joy In her public life, Walker has worked to address problems of injustice, inequality, and poverty as an activist, teacher, and public intellectual.


      To Hell with Dying
 By Alice Walker IBN : 0152890742 Format : Paperback – bluevapours.co.uk
  • Paperback
  • 32 pages
  • To Hell with Dying
  • Alice Walker
  • English
  • 02 April 2017
  • 0152890742

10 thoughts on “ To Hell with Dying

  1. Laura Howard says:

    Almost 20 years later and still a favorite.and I still can t read it without crying It gets me every time Lovely story Magnificent illustrations.

  2. Angela says:

    Working in a library has a massive advantage that I sometimes stumble across a gem of a book such as this Lovely picture book and you can see the beginning of Walker s prose blossom.

  3. Erik Akre says:

    If I were to rate this book purely by the enjoyment it brought to my children as a read aloud, I might rate it higher I found it a bit of a marathon to read to them, but they were with me for every word The story somehow touches something inside them it resonates Perhaps it s the theme of death, touched with love and compassion, that draws them in so well The story is well told, and the characters are very real It must be read with feeling and sensitivity, especially the refrain To hell If I were to rate this book purely by the enjoyment it brought to my children as a read aloud, I might rate it higher I found it a bit of a marathon to read to them, but they were with me for every word The story somehow touches something inside them it resonates Perhaps it s the theme of death, touched with love and compassion, that draws them in so well The story is well told, and the characters are very real It must be read with feeling and sensitivit...

  4. Miguel Vega says:

    3.3 5 I really liked this story Alice Walker writes about howe e can go through our entire lives believing we can never be touched by death or that a loved one will never be kissed by it as well but it does, it does for all of us sooner or later I thought the art was beautiful and the...

  5. Leslie says:

    I think this must be an early writing of Alice Walker s We see the developing art of narration, and the blossoming of life long writing themes of loss and separation For me, it touched on personal memories of family that were both touching and painful I remembered so many of my beloved ...

  6. Lee says:

    Very touching, well written book on a subject most people reluctantly talk about A good way to introduce children to not only the subject of death but also the appreciation of those in your life, especially the elderly.

  7. Rogene Carter says:

    The pictures and story work together in perfect communion.

  8. Theresa says:

    found on a list of great picture books for kids, this great book about death and life and love about a little girl and the old man she loved her first love he was a neighbor, and an unhealthy man but he continued to live through many strokes and ailments because of the innocent love of th...

  9. Jojo says:

    I fear books like these, that talk frankly about alcohol and depression in adults, are being pushed out by books that only focus on sunshine and frivolity.

  10. Judy says:

    A cute story about a young girls first love.

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