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In this novel about the nature of black identity, narrated by Pecola's friend Claudia, we learn that Pecola was ****** by her father, and is plagued with a desire to be white.
Relates the story of Pecola Breedlove, an eleven-year-old Black girl growing up in an America that values blue-eyed blondes, and the tragedy that results from her longing to be accepted
Number of Pages: 215
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres
Series Title: Oprah's Book Club
Publisher: Alfred a Knopf Inc
Featured book lists: Oprah's Book Club
Street Date: April 1, 2000
Item Number (DPCI): 248-25-7408
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