Go tell it on the mountain: and related readings

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McDougal Littell, Jan 1, 2004 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 378 pages
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The story of John Grimes, a young Black man living in Harlem in the 1930s and his relationship with his strict storefront preacher-father, Gabriel, who had moved from the South to escape his past. The story also follows the difficult passage of the son of a stoically courageous mother to manhood amid the family's past from the Deep South to Depression-era Harlem.

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Great structure, great writing, great insight. - Goodreads
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Guilt is a cognitive or an emotional experience that occurs when a person realizes or believes—accurately or not—that he or she has compromised his or her own standards of conduct or has violated a ... Read full review

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So good. A book that is arranged not temporally but rather through theme and experience. How, especially, childhood can be like a knife in the throat and how one is forced to live with it for the rest ... Read full review

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Contents

Go Tell It on the Mountain
3
The Prayers of the Saints
69
The ThreshingFloor
227
Copyright

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