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Song of Solomon

Toni Morrison

Milkman Dead was born shortly after a neighborhood eccentric hurled himself off a rooftop in a vain attempt at flight. For the rest of his life he, too, will be trying to fly. With this brilliantly imagined novel, Toni Morrison transfigures the coming-of-age story as audaciously as Saul Bellow or Gabriel García Márquez. As she follows Milkman from ...
Publish Date
2004-06-08T00:00:00.000Z
2004-06-08T00:00:00.000Z
First Published in 1977
Goodreads rating
4.1
ISBN
9781400033423
Recommendations
4
Recommendations
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2022-08-09T13:43:17.000Z
Happy Book Lovers Day, everyone! One of my personal favorites is Song of Solomon by Toni Morrison. It's one I’ve often found myself turning back to over the years. I love hearing about what other people are reading. What’s a book you would always recommend? #NationalBookLoversDay      source
The characters’ dilemmas just rocked my world in high school.      source
I love Song of Solomon. Her writing style is incredibly poetic and complex.      source