[Reading] ➷ Beloved Author Toni Morrison – Bluevapours.co.uk Winner of the Pulitzer Prize, Toni Morrison s Beloved is a spellbinding and dazzlingly innovative portrait of a woman haunted by the pastSethe was born a slave and escaped to Ohio, but eighteen years Winner of the Pulitzer Prize, Toni Morrison s Beloved is a spellbinding and dazzlingly innovative portrait of a woman haunted by the pastSethe was born a slave and escaped to Ohio, but eighteen years later she is still not free She has borne the unthinkable and not gone mad, yet she is still held captive by memories of Sweet Home, the beautiful farm where so many hideous things happened Meanwhile Sethe s house has long been troubled by the angry, destructive ghost of her baby, who died nameless and whose tombstone is engraved with a single word BelovedSethe works at beating back the past, but it makes itself heard and felt incessantly in her memory and in the lives of those around her When a mysterious teenage girl arrives, calling herself Beloved, Sethe s terrible secret explodes into the presentCombining the visionary power of legend with the unassailable truth of history, Morrison s unforgettable novel is one of the great and enduring works of American literature.
Toni Morrison born Chloe Ardelia Wofford was an American author, editor, and professor who won the Nobel Prize in Literature for being an author who in novels characterized by visionary force and poetic import, gives life to an essential aspect of American reality Her novels are known for their epic themes, vivid dialogue, and richly detailed African American characters among the best known are her novelsThe Bluest Eye ,Song of Solomon , andBeloved , which won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in In she was named one of The Most Powerful Women in America by Ladies Home Journal.
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