Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward

Hardcover, 304 pages Published September 5th 2017 by Scribner A searing and profound Southern odyssey by National Book Award winner Jesmyn Ward. In Jesmyn Ward’s first novel since her National Book Award winning Salvage the Bones, this singular American writer brings the archetypal road novel into rural twenty-first-century America. Drawing on Morrison and Faulkner, The Odyssey and the Old … More Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward

The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead

Hardcover, 310 pages Published September 13th 2016 by Doubleday (first published August 2016) Cora is a slave on a cotton plantation in Georgia. Life is hellish for all the slaves but especially bad for Cora; an outcast even among her fellow Africans, she is coming into womanhood – where even greater pain awaits. When Caesar, a recent … More The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead