To Love Mercy
ISBN: 0974478539 Global Overview for this book
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From the back cover: Frank S. Joseph's debut novel To Love Mercy confronts race and ethnicity in segregated Chicago in the late 1940s. The book follows two boys - one black, one white - lost in the city together and exploring with innocent enthusiasm while their families tear each other apart in fear. Racial tensions thread through the novel and personal choices are made with a shattering clarify against the pressures of the city. Received a Reader Views 2007 Reviewers Choice Award.
Plan to read this and ray it out (Squeaky and cookie are first up :-).
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