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Light in August

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Light in August is a classic Southern gothic novel by American author William Faulkner. A modernist classic the narrative is unstructured and draws from oral storytelling. The novel focuses on two misfits who arrive in Jefferson, Mississippi – Lena Grove, a young pregnant white woman from Alabama looking for the father of her unborn baby and Joe Christmas, a man who passes as white but has some black ancestry.  

~Ranked 54th on Modern Library’s 100 Best Novels List
~Made Time’s All-Time 100 Novels List
~Chosen for Oprah’s Book Club
~William Faulkner is the winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature

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Light in August
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  • Available on iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, and Mac.
  • Category: Classics
  • Published: Jan 01, 2013
  • Publisher: Green Light
  • Seller: Goode Publishing
  • Print Length: 623 Pages
  • Language: English
  • Requirements: To view this book, you must have an iOS device with iBooks 1.3.1 or later and iOS 4.3.3 or later, or a Mac with iBooks 1.0 or later and OS X 10.9 or later.

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