Lessons Before Dying
From the author of† A Gathering of Old Men ¬†and¬† The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman ¬†comes a deep and compassionate novel, winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award. A young man who returns to 1940s Cajun country to teach visits a black youth on death row for a crime he didn't commit. Together they come to understand the heroism of resisting.¬†...
Publisher : Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
published : 2004