Read The Bluest Eye PDF by Toni Morrison

Read The Bluest Eye PDF by Toni Morrison

The Bluest Eye

The Bluest Eye is Toni Morrison s first novel, a book heralded for its richness of language and boldness of vision Set in the author s girlhood hometown of Lorain, Ohio, it tells the story of black, eleven year old Pecola Breedlove Pecola prays for her eyes to turn blue so that she will be as beautiful and beloved as all the blond, blue eyed children in America In the a The Bluest Eye is Toni Morrison s first novel, a book heralded for its richness of language and boldness of vision Set in the author s girlhood hometown of Lorain, Ohio, it tells the story of black, eleven year old Pecola Breedlove Pecola prays for her eyes to turn blue so that she will be as beautiful and beloved as all the blond, blue eyed children in America In the autumn of 1941, the year the marigolds in the Breedloves garden do not bloom Pecola s life does change in painful, devastating ways.What its vivid evocation of the fear and loneliness at the heart of a child s yearning, and the tragedy of its fulfillment The Bluest Eye remains one of Tony Morrisons s most powerful, unforgettable novels and a significant work of American fiction

Title : The Bluest Eye
Author :  Toni Morrison
Language : English
Isbn : 0452287065
Format : Paperback
Pages : 216 pages

Rating: 4.5

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