Download Mother of Pearl PDF by Melinda Haynes

Download Mother of Pearl PDF by Melinda Haynes

Mother of Pearl

Capturing all the rueful irony and racial ambivalence of small town Mississippi in the late 1950s, Melinda Haynes celebrated novel is a wholly unforgettable exploration of family, identity, and redemption Mother of Pearl revolves around twenty eight year old Even Grade, a black man who grew up an orphan, and Valuable Korner, the fifteen year old white daughter of the to

Capturing all the rueful irony and racial ambivalence of small town Mississippi in the late 1950s, Melinda Haynes celebrated novel is a wholly unforgettable exploration of family, identity, and redemption Mother of Pearl revolves around twenty eight year old Even Grade, a black man who grew up an orphan, and Valuable Korner, the fifteen year old white daughter of the town whore and an unknown father Both are passionately determined to discover the precious things neither experienced as children human connection, enduring commitment, and, above all, unconditional love A startlingly accomplished mixture of beauty, mystery, and tragedy, Mother of Pearl marks the debut of an extraordinary literary talent Oprah s Book Club

Title : Mother of Pearl
Author :  Melinda Haynes
Language : English
Isbn : 0671774670
Format : Paperback
Pages : 465 pages

Rating: 4.9

Reviewer: 3739 Reviews