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The bluest eye

Morrison, Toni.

[United States] : Random House Audio Pub., p1994.

3 sound discs (3 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.

The Bluest Eye is the story of eleven-year-old Pecola Breedlove, a black girl in an America whose love for its blonde, blue-eyed children can devastate all others, who prays for her eyes to turn blue: so that she will be beautiful, so that people will look at her, so that her world will be different. This is the story of the nightmare at the heart of her yearning, and the tragedy of its fulfillment.

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ISBN:

978-0-375-41653-8

Author:

Morrison, Toni.

Title:

The bluest eye [sound recording] / Toni Morrison.

Publisher:

[United States] : Random House Audio Pub., p1994.

Physical:

3 sound discs (3 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.

Series:

Oprah's Book Club.

Notes:

Abridged.

Notes:

Description from container.

ParticipantNote:

Read by Toni Morrison and Ruby Dee.

Summary:

The Bluest Eye is the story of eleven-year-old Pecola Breedlove, a black girl in an America whose love for its blonde, blue-eyed children can devastate all others, who prays for her eyes to turn blue: so that she will be beautiful, so that people will look at her, so that her world will be different. This is the story of the nightmare at the heart of her yearning, and the tragedy of its fulfillment.

Subject:

African Americans--Fiction.

Subject:

Aesthetics--Fiction.

Subject:

Girls--Fiction.

AE:PersName:

Dee, Ruby.

AE:CorpName:

Random House Audio Publishing.

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