Linden Hills

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Ticknor & Fields, Jan 1, 1985 - Fiction - 304 pages
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Lester Tilson and Willie Mason, a pair of hip, latter-day poets, work their way down through Linden Hills, experiencing firsthand the lust, pain, hypocrisy, and valor of the hell-bound upper-and middle-class residents

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User Review  - Marni Fantyn - Goodreads

It was interesting in that the women of Linden Hills were the subject at certain points of the book and each of the women's stories through the current Mrs. Needed unfolded how they disappeared in the ... Read full review

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User Review  - Stacy Saunders - Goodreads

Luxury cars, swimming pools and caviar. The people of Linden Hills have “made it”, but at what price? Willie Mason finds out. Willie, a thoughtful, observant young man, lives in Putney Wayne, a poor ... Read full review

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Section 2
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Section 3
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Gloria Naylor is an African American novelist and educator. She was born on January 25, 1950 in New York City. She attended Medgar Evans College, Brooklyn College of CUNY and Yale University. Naylor has taught at institutions such as George Washington University, the University of Pennsylvania, New York University, Princeton University, and Boston University. After reading the novelist Toni Morrison, Naylor was compelled to become a writer and composed The Women of Brewster Place, which received the American Book Award for Best First Novel and became a film in 1989.

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