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By Edward P. Jones

Three years after the booklet of his much-heralded, Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, The identified World, Edward P. Jones lower back with an elegiac, luminous masterpiece, All Aunt Hagar's Children. In those fourteen sweeping and stylish tales, Jones resurrects the minor characters in his first award-winning tale assortment, Lost within the City. the result's classic Jones: strong, magisterial stories that show off his skill to probe the complexities and tenaciousness of the human spirit.

All Aunt Hagar's Children is stuffed with those that name Washington, D.C., domestic. but it's the city's traditional voters, no longer its energy agents, who such a lot situation Jones. right here, daily those who idea the values of the South could maintain them within the North locate "that the unity born and nurtured within the south will be yet reminiscence in lower than generations."

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