A Lesson Before Dying

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A Lesson Before Dying (Oprah's Book Club) Paperback – Enhanced, September 28, 1997
by Ernest J. Gaines (Author) - New Book

Set in a small Cajun community in the late 1940s, "A Lesson Before Dying" is an "enormously moving" ("Los Angeles Times") novel of one man condemned to die for a crime he did not commit and a young man who visits him in his cell. In the end, the two men forge a bond as they both come to understand the simple heroism of resisting--and defying--the expected. Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction.

Product details
Paperback: 256 pages
Publisher: Vintage; 1 edition (September 1994)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 0375702709
ISBN-13: 978-0375702709
Product Dimensions: 5.2 x 0.6 x 8 inches
Shipping Weight: 8 ounces

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