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Review: A Lesson Before Dying

User Review  - Vicki - Goodreads

This book was worth reading, even though the subject was difficult to read. I liked that it gives some insight into race relations. And the lessons about what it means to truly be a man. Read full review

Review: A Lesson Before Dying

User Review  - Glittery Mango (Ealee) - Goodreads

1.5 I had to read this for school. At first, I thought this would actually be interesting because this had lots of history in it from various points in society. I think the lessons and the content of ... Read full review

Review: A Lesson Before Dying

User Review  - Ja Yung - Goodreads

2.5 stars. Tough to review.... great insight to life on a Louisiana plantation in the 40s but just never connected emotionally to the characters due to lack of their development in the book. Read full review

Review: A Lesson Before Dying

User Review  - Yvonne Crawford - Goodreads

another Oprah book that I just loved Read full review

Review: A Lesson Before Dying

User Review  - Susanne - Goodreads

I was surprised to realize this was written in 1993: somehow I had thought it was some old chestnut that high school students had been required to read for generations. I wish I had been more ... Read full review

Review: A Lesson Before Dying

User Review  - Grad - Goodreads

Exceptionally moving. Read full review

Review: A Lesson Before Dying

User Review  - Ag_esq - Goodreads

"How do people come up with a date and time to kill another man? Who made them God?" ...... This book was phenomenal book was about Jefferson, a young man who is convicted and sentenced to death for a ... Read full review

Review: A Lesson Before Dying

User Review  - Martha Nance - Goodreads

A simple story but very powerful. Gaines has a wonderful way with language. I really struggled to work through Jefferson's diary pages, but well worth the effort. Read full review

Review: A Lesson Before Dying

User Review  - Leslie - Goodreads

Read this again for book club and enjoyed again. Read full review

Review: A Lesson Before Dying

User Review  - Jeffrey Matthews - Goodreads

This book was surprising. I imagine the protagonist in the story was surprised, as well. We find that "adversity introduces a man to himself". There are different levels of courage AND different ... Read full review


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