10 Wonderful Russian Novels You Probably Haven't Read
Overview: 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.
21 Amazing Last Lines From Literature That Will Make You Want To Read The Whole…
Who better to do a forward than Kathleen Norris? [Have you read her "Dakota"?]