Family

By J. California Cooper
(Anchor, Paperback, 9780385411721, 240pp.)

Publication Date: December 1, 1991

Other Editions of This Title: Prebound

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In this wise, beguiling, beautiful novel set in the era of the Civil War, an award-winning playwright and author paints a haunting portrait of a woman named Always, born a slave, and four generations of her African-American family.




Praise For Family

“With power and grace, Cooper weaves the dialect, styles and myths of the South into a portrait of the hell that was slavery.... Masterful.”
Publishers Weekly

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