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By James Baldwin

we're in Harlem, the black soul of latest York urban, within the period of Aretha Franklin and Ray Charles. The narrator of Baldwin’s novel is Tish nineteen, and pregnant. Her lover Fonny, father of her baby, is in penal complex accused of rape. Flashbacks from their love affair are woven into the compelling fight of 2 households to win justice for Fonny. To this love tale James Baldwin brings a spare and impassioned depth, charging it with common resonance and power.

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