This 25th anniversary edition, about a modern black woman who is snatched away to the antebellum South, celebrates a classic work with much to say about love, hate, slavery, and racial dilemmas, then and now (Los Angeles Herald Examiner).
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Bodagirl - LibraryThing
To put it simply, I loved it. It started a bit slow, but it's intentional. Butler draws you in to the inner conflict Dana faces of the time-travel paradox and the catch-22 of the American antebellum slave system. The abruptness of the ending was powerful, both horrifying and powerful. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - shaunesay - LibraryThing
"I lost an arm on my last trip home. My left arm." Is that an opening hook or what? Of course you have to keep reading to find out how she lost her arm! This is not a happy book, but it is an ... Read full review