Native Son

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Harper & Brothers, 1940 - African American men - 359 pages
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Junior Honors English Reading List - Mrs. Blackburn.

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User Review  - electrascaife - LibraryThing

Powerful, tense, and moving, this story of a young black man in 1950's Chicago stumbling from a life of petty crimes into one of a wanted and then convicted murderer via a series of tragically bad ... Read full review

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User Review  - Scott_Hercher - LibraryThing

Provocative and entertaining, Native Son by Richard Wright, should be required reading. Wright uses words like razors, and the dialogue often reads with the urgency of a great pulp novel. In between ... Read full review

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