Coming of Age in Mississippi

Coming of Age in Mississippi

Anne Moody

Written with no hint of sentimentality or apology, this can be an unforgettable own story—the fact as a notable younger lady named Anne Moody lived it. To learn her e-book is to understand what it's to have grown up black in Mississippi within the forties an fifties—and to have survived with delight and braveness intact.

In this now vintage autobiography, she info the attractions, smells, and ache of transforming into up in a racist society and candidily finds the soul of a black woman who had the braveness to problem it. the result's a touchstone paintings: a correct, authoritative portrait of black relatives existence within the rural South and a relocating account of a woman's indomitable center.

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