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The Personal History of Rachel DuPree free pdf Reminiscent of "The Color Purple," this novel tells the little-known story of African-American pioneers and gives voice to an extraordinary heroine who embodies the strength and spirit that built America.

About Ann Weisgarber

Ann Weisgarber was longlisted for the Orange Prize, was a finalist for the Orange Award for New Writers, and won the Langum Prize in American Historical Fiction and the Texas Institute of Letters Steven Turner Award for Best Work of First Fiction for "The Personal History of Rachel DuPree. "She holds a master s degree in sociology and has worked as a social worker and has taught high school and college. Born and raised in Kettering, Ohio, she has also lived in Boston and Des Moines and now divides her time between Sugar Land and Galveston, Texas, the setting of her novel "The Promise, "about a woman living through the Great Gulf Hurricane of 1900."

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Author : Ann Weisgarber
Publisher : Penguin Books
Data Published : 01 July 2011
ISBN : 0143119486
EAN : 9780143119487
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 321 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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