1-888-402-7323 M-F 8:30am – 5pm EST

Mother of Pearl

Author:
Binding: Paperback
List Price: $20.95
Our Price: $7.79 CAD
Online Qty: 46

Store Price: $5.99 CAD
Location: SHELF-29-10
Store Qty: 2


Capturing all the rueful irony and racial ambivalence of small-town Mississippi in the late 1950s, Melinda Haynes' celebrated novel is a wholly unforgettable exploration of family, identity, and redemption. Mother of Pearl revolves around twenty-eight-year-old Even Grade, a black man who grew up an orphan, and Valuable Korner, the fifteen-year-old white daughter of the town tramp and an unknown father. Both are passionately determined to discover the precious things neither experienced as children: human connection, enduring commitment, and above all, unconditional love. A startlingly accomplished mixture of beauty, mystery, and tragedy, Mother of Pearl marks the debut of an extraordinary literary talent. 466 pages.

Due to many publishers not providing a Canadian list price the Canadian list price shown is an estimation based upon the US list price multiplied by the current exchange rate.

More info...

ISBN: 9780671774677
Publisher: Washington Square Press
Language: English
Page Count: 466
Size: 8.43" l x 5.43" w x 1.42"
Series: Oprah's Book Club (Paperback)

Category Subject
Fiction Historical

Share: