JazzBook - 1993
Set in Harlem in the 1920s, this novel chronicles a bittersweet triangle involving a middle-aged door-to-door salesman, his mentally unstable wife, and his eighteen-year-old girlfriend.
Publisher: New York : Plume Books, .
Branch Call Number: FICTION Morrison Toni
Characteristics: 229 p. ;,21 cm.
From Library Staff
Morrison's authoritative novel tells the story of three intersecting tragic lives, and uses the motif of jazz to make palpable the feel and excitement of Harlem in the 1920s.
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