Set in a sleepy town in South Alabama during the Great Depression in the 1930s, this is a multi-layered story which dissects the white and black communities of the American South. Told with gentle humour, it focuses on religious turpitude and the ambivalence of adult morality.
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Book Description Mandarin, 1989. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0749301341
Book Description Mandarin, 1989. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110749301341
Book Description Mandarin. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0749301341 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW4.0385788