Coming of Age in Mississippi

Coming of Age in Mississippi

Anne Moody


Written with no hint of sentimentality or apology, this is often an unforgettable own story—the fact as a notable younger girl named Anne Moody lived it. To learn her ebook is to understand what it's to have grown up black in Mississippi within the forties an fifties—and to have survived with satisfaction and braveness intact.

In this now vintage autobiography, she information the points of interest, smells, and ache of transforming into up in a racist society and candidily finds the soul of a black lady who had the braveness to problem it. the result's a touchstone paintings: a correct, authoritative portrait of black kin lifestyles within the rural South and a relocating account of a woman's indomitable middle.

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