Beloved Toni Morrison's Pulitzer-winning 1987 novel tells the harrowing tale of Sethe, who kills her baby daughter rather than watch her grow up in slavery. Beloved… Fiction
Book Review

Beloved (1987)

Details Writer: Toni Morrison; Genre: Fiction

Toni Morrison's Pulitzer-winning 1987 novel tells the harrowing tale of Sethe, who kills her baby daughter rather than watch her grow up in slavery. Beloved is a brilliant, excessive, absolutely overpowering work. It is also a ghost story, and Morrison writes as though possessed by the spirits of her ancestors. A

Originally posted Mar 08, 1991 Published in issue #56 Mar 08, 1991 Order article reprints
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