Book ‘Recitatif: A Story’ by Toni Morrison

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A beautiful, arresting story about race and the relationships that shape us through life by the legendary Nobel Prize winner—for the first time in a beautifully produced stand-alone edition, with an introduction by Zadie Smith. “A puzzle of a story, then—a game.... When [Morrison] called Recitatif an ‘experiment’ she meant it. The subject of the experiment is the reader.” —Zadie Smith, award-winning, best-selling author of White Teeth. In this 1983 short story--the only short story Morrison ever wrote--we meet Twyla and Roberta, who have known each other since they were eight years old and spent four months together as roommates in St. Bonaventure shelter. Inseparable then, they lose touch as they grow older...
Publisher: Knopf (February 1, 2022)  Pages: ‎96 pages  ISBN-10: 0593315030  ISBN-13: 978-0593315033  ASIN:‎ B08XBP2R7T

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