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Review: A Lesson Before Dying

User Review  - Jill - Goodreads

A new favorite. A book that grabbed my soul and cried "Pay attention!" Read full review

Review: A Lesson Before Dying

User Review  - Sara Kallstrom - Goodreads

Speaking as a high school English teacher, I think 'A Lesson Before Dying' is a richer, more honest, and moving novel to teach teenagers than 'To Kill a Mockingbird.' Read full review

Review: A Lesson Before Dying

User Review  - Robert Walker - Goodreads

I found this book hard to get into, i did watch the movie though. At the time i read this the book i wasnt really focusing on getting the concept of the book, so i read it to get it done not for ... Read full review

Review: A Lesson Before Dying

User Review  - Andrea - Goodreads

A friend recommended this and I was not sold on the summary and the cover, but I picked it up anyway and I am so glad. Being a teacher, I was incredibly moved by this story, so much so that there were ... Read full review

Review: A Lesson Before Dying

User Review  - Yvonne - Goodreads

Very good book Read full review

Review: A Lesson Before Dying

User Review  - Jordan Reed - Goodreads

A Lesson Before Dying is what the black community likes to call a black empowerment piece of literature such a Illmatic, or To Pimp a Butterfly by African American musicians Nas and Kendrick Lamar ... Read full review

Review: A Lesson Before Dying

User Review  - Leo martinez - Goodreads

1- I thought this book was interesting because it talks about a guy that he is accused of murder of three guys but he is not really the suspect. 2-"Bear had been drinking, and his eyes were glossy, he ... Read full review

Review: A Lesson Before Dying

User Review  - Michael Dunn - Goodreads

An incredible story, moving and beautiful. It gets you thinking about what it means to be human. Read it after my 14 year old daughter was blown away by it having read it for class. Looking forward to conversations with her about it. Read full review

Review: A Lesson Before Dying

User Review  - Richelle Goodrich - Goodreads

A well-written account of a young, black man caught in the wrong place at the wrong time. Though innocent, he is accused, found guilty, and sentenced to death. This story is edifying in numerous ways ... Read full review

Review: A Lesson Before Dying

User Review  - Viveca Phatak - Goodreads

A telling novel about a time when racism was rampant and justice wasn't blind. Sadly it can still be related to today's circumstances. A Lesson Before Dying is going on my shelf as one of the best books I've ever read. Read full review


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