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Review: A Lesson Before Dying

User Review  - Ronnie Mack-Gabriel - Goodreads

Difficult to read because of the injustice and inequity illustrated throughout the book. Beautiful. Read full review

Review: A Lesson Before Dying

User Review  - Renee - Goodreads

For the first half of the book, I was critically irritated by the narrative. The writing was tedious. When Grant and Jefferson finally have a connection is where the book gets interesting and powerful. I can say I cried the last 15 pages, but the emotions were not enough to give it 5 stars. Read full review

Review: A Lesson Before Dying

User Review  - Kathleen - Goodreads

This was a difficult book. I'm glad I read it. Read full review

Review: A Lesson Before Dying

User Review  - Margaret Kotyo - Goodreads

I guess I didn't get it. . . . Read full review

Review: A Lesson Before Dying

User Review  - Amanda - Goodreads

Still poignant and relevant in contemporary times. A heartfelt, fast-paced read. Read full review

Review: A Lesson Before Dying

User Review  - Charmayne - Goodreads

Reading this book now seemed especially fitting given that a lot of news in the past year has caused people to examine topics of race and identity. In _A Lesson Before Dying_, two men help each other ... Read full review

Review: A Lesson Before Dying

User Review  - Marci - Goodreads

Who am I? What else can I do with my life? I there another life after this one? What is life's purpose? What does it mean to love someone? All these questions and many more are pondered by Grant ... Read full review

Review: A Lesson Before Dying

User Review  - Ernest - Goodreads

How do you instill dignity and self worth in a person whose environment equates his value with that of a hog? This is the challenge of rural teacher Mr. Wiggins. During the Jim Crow 1940's era his ... Read full review

Review: A Lesson Before Dying

User Review  - Nur Simsek - Goodreads

Sad story, but really raw. Especially relevant now as well. A more detailed review on http://banubelle.blogspot.com/2015/06... Read full review

Review: A Lesson Before Dying

User Review  - Raven Caines - Goodreads

The book showed how white racists used to be back in those times and probably today. The protagonist seemed like he didn't want to give back to his community by helping out his family. When he started ... Read full review


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