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The Bluest Eye
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Published:
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2007
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ISBN:
9780307386588
Lexile measure:
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Pecola Breedlove, a young black girl, prays every day for beauty. Mocked by other children for the dark skin, curly hair, and brown eyes that set her apart, she yearns for normalcy, for the blond hair and blue eyes that she believes will allow her to finally fit in.Yet as her dream grows more fervent, her life slowly starts to disintegrate in the face of adversity and strife. A powerful examination of our obsession with beauty and conformity, Toni Morrison's virtuosic first novel asks powerful questions about race, class, and gender with the subtlety and grace that have always characterized her writing.From the Trade Paperback edition.

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Street Date:
07/24/2007
Language:
English
ASIN:
B000TWUTYQ
Lexile measure:
920
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APA Citation (style guide)

Toni Morrison. (2007). The Bluest Eye. Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Toni Morrison. 2007. The Bluest Eye. Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Toni Morrison, The Bluest Eye. Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, 2007.

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Toni Morrison. The Bluest Eye. Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, 2007. Web.

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