An American Marriage
This book follows the story of newlyweds Celestial and Roy, who personify the American Dream in the New South. However, their lives are turned upside down when Roy is wrongly convicted of a crime and sentenced to 12 years in prison. Celestial finds solace in her childhood friend, but as time passes, she struggles to hold onto their love. After five years, Roy's conviction is overturned, and he returns to Atlanta ready to resume their life together. A gripping and emotional tale of love, loss, and the justice system.
2019-06-28T00:00:00.000ZI wouldn’t say An American Marriage is a light, easy read, but it’s so well-written that you’ll find yourself sucked into it despite the heavy subject matter. If you’re looking for something thought-provoking to read this winter, you should add this one to your list. – source
2018-02-06T00:00:00.000ZI love this title because the novel redefines the traditional American love story. It's really a love triangle and places it inside a world that a lot of people don't know about, but impacts all of us in really big ways. – source