Giovanni's Room

September 12, 2013|
Giovanni's Room by James Baldwin
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James Baldwin’s groundbreaking novel about love and the fear of love is set among the bohemian bars and nightclubs of 1950s Paris.

In the 1950s Paris of American expatriates, liaisons, and violence, a young man finds himself caught between desire and conventional morality. With a sharp, probing imagination, James Baldwin''s now-classic narrative delves into the mystery of loving and creates a moving, highly controversial story of death and passion that reveals the unspoken complexities of the human heart.

"A book that belongs in the top rank of fiction.” —The Atlantic
James Baldwin (1924–1987) was a novelist, essayist, playwright, poet, and social critic. His first novel, Go Tell It on the Mountain, appeared in 1953 to excellent reviews, and his essay collections Notes of a Native Son and The Fire Next Time were bestsellers that made him an influential figure...
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Title:Giovanni's RoomFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:176 pages, 7.91 X 5.15 X 0.53 inShipping dimensions:176 pages, 7.91 X 5.15 X 0.53 inPublished:September 12, 2013Publisher:Knopf Doubleday Publishing GroupLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0345806565

ISBN - 13:9780345806567

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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