Beloved

Beloved
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Author: Toni Morrison
Pages: 321
ISBN: 9781400033416
Release: 2004
Editor: Vintage Books

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Sethe, an escaped slave living in post-Civil War Ohio with her daughter and mother-in-law, is haunted persistently by the ghost of the dead baby girl whom she sacrificed, in a new edition of the Nobel Laureate's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel. Reader's Guide available. Reprint. 60,000 first printing.

Beloved

Beloved
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Author: Toni Morrison
Pages: 321
ISBN: 9780099540977
Release: 2010
Editor: Random House

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

ONE OF FIVE NEW VINTAGE FUTURE CLASSICS READING GUIDE EDITIONS

Beloved

Beloved
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Author: Toni Morrison
Pages: 316
ISBN: 9780307264886
Release: 2006
Editor: Everyman's Library

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Sethe, an escaped slave living in post-Civil War Ohio with her daughter and mother-in-law, is haunted persistently by the ghost of the dead baby girl whom she sacrificed, in a new edition of the Nobel Laureate's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel. 25,000 first printing.

The Dearly Beloved

The Dearly Beloved
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Author: Cara Wall
Pages: 352
ISBN: 9781982104528
Release: 2019-08-13
Editor: Simon & Schuster

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

“This gentle, gorgeously written book may be one of my favorites ever.” —Jenna Bush Hager (A Today show “Read with Jenna” Book Club Selection!) “A thoughtful, beautiful multigenerational novel about love, God, jealousy, and friendship.” —Elizabeth Gilbert, author of Eat, Pray, Love “A moving portrait of love and friendship set against a backdrop of social change.” —The New York Times Book Review (Editor’s Choice) “Here is the power of the novel in its simplest, richest form: bearing intimate witness to human beings grappling with their faith and falling in love. That Wall executes it so beautifully? Well, this is exactly why we read literary fiction...The best book about faith in recent memory.” —Entertainment Weekly (A-) Charles and Lily, James and Nan. They meet in Greenwich Village in 1963 when Charles and James are jointly hired to steward the historic Third Presbyterian Church through turbulent times. Their personal differences however, threaten to tear them apart. Charles is destined to succeed his father as an esteemed professor of history at Harvard, until an unorthodox lecture about faith leads him to ministry. How then, can he fall in love with Lily—fiercely intellectual, elegantly stern—after she tells him with certainty that she will never believe in God? And yet, how can he not? James, the youngest son in a hardscrabble Chicago family, spent much of his youth angry at his alcoholic father and avoiding his anxious mother. Nan grew up in Mississippi, the devout and beloved daughter of a minister and a debutante. James’s escape from his desperate circumstances leads him to Nan and, despite his skepticism of hope in all its forms, her gentle, constant faith changes the course of his life. In The Dearly Beloved, we follow these two couples through decades of love and friendship, jealousy and understanding, forgiveness and commitment. Against the backdrop of turbulent changes facing the city and the church’s congregation, these four forge improbable paths through their evolving relationships, each struggling with uncertainty, heartbreak, and joy. A poignant meditation on faith and reason, marriage and children, and the ways we find meaning in our lives, Cara Wall’s The Dearly Beloved is a gorgeous, wise, and provocative novel that is destined to become a classic.

Beloved

Beloved
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Author: Amy Sickels
Pages: 133
ISBN: 9781438114408
Release: 2009-01-01
Editor: Infobase Publishing

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

- Comprehensive reading and study guides for some of the world's most important literary masterpieces. - Concise critical excerpts provide a scholarly overview of each work. - The Story Behind the Story details the conditions under which the work was written. - Each book includes a biographical sketch of the author, a descriptive list of characters, an extensive summary and analysis, and an annotated bibliography

Beloved

Beloved
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Author: Toni Morrison
Pages: 352
ISBN: 1784876437
Release: 2020-11-17
Editor: Arrow

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Stunningly-designed new editions of Toni Morrison's best-known novels, published by Vintage Classics in celebration of her life and work. WITH A NEW INTRODUCTION BY BOOKER PRIZE WINNING AUTHOR BERNARDINE EVARISTO Sethe is now miles away from Sweet Home - the farm where she was kept as a slave for many years. Unable to forget the unspeakable horrors that took place there, Sethe is haunted by the violent spectre of her dead child, the daughter who died nameless and whose tombstone is etched with a single word, 'Beloved'. A tale of brutality, horror and, above all, love at any cost, Beloved is Toni Morrison's enduring masterpiece and best-known work.

Beloved Beasts Fighting for Life in an Age of Extinction

Beloved Beasts  Fighting for Life in an Age of Extinction
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Author: Michelle Nijhuis
Pages: 352
ISBN: 9781324001690
Release: 2021-03-09
Editor: W. W. Norton & Company

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

One of Literary Hub's Most Anticipated Books of 2021 A vibrant history of the modern conservation movement—told through the lives and ideas of the people who built it. In the late nineteenth century, as humans came to realize that our rapidly industrializing and globalizing societies were driving other animal species to extinction, a movement to protect and conserve them was born. In Beloved Beasts, acclaimed science journalist Michelle Nijhuis traces the movement’s history: from early battles to save charismatic species such as the American bison and bald eagle to today’s global effort to defend life on a larger scale. She describes the vital role of scientists and activists such as Aldo Leopold and Rachel Carson as well as lesser-known figures in conservation history; she reveals the origins of vital organizations like the Audubon Society and the World Wildlife Fund; she explores current efforts to protect species such as the whooping crane and the black rhinoceros; and she confronts the darker side of conservation, long shadowed by racism and colonialism. As the destruction of other species continues and the effects of climate change escalate, Beloved Beasts charts the ways conservation is becoming a movement for the protection of all species—including our own.

Toni Morrison s Beloved

Toni Morrison s Beloved
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Author: Anonim
Pages: 232
ISBN: 9780195107968
Release: 1999
Editor: Unknown

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The Beloved Dearly

The Beloved Dearly
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Author: Doug Cooney
Pages: 68
ISBN: 1583420789
Release: 2001
Editor: Dramatic Publishing

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

An actor himself, Doug Cooney is uniquely suited to narrate this hilarious novel version of his acclaimed play about Ernie Castellano, a fast-talking wheeler-dealer kid, who has come up with his greatest idea yet-- pet funerals.

Beloved Buff

Beloved Buff
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Author: Louise Platt Hauck
Pages: 290
ISBN: OSU:32435056652068
Release: 1940
Editor: Unknown

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Journey to Beloved

Journey to Beloved
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Author: Oprah Winfrey
Pages: 165
ISBN: UOM:39015049729992
Release: 1998-10-16
Editor: Hyperion Books

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

The actress and talk show host recreates her experiences while working on the film version of Toni Morrison's novel "Beloved," in an account that combines Oprah's personal journals with the thoughts of Jonathan Demme, Danny Glover, and others who worked o

Beloved

Beloved
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Author: Toni Morrison
Pages: 275
ISBN: 0394535979
Release: 1987
Editor: Alfred a Knopf Incorporated

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Sethe, an escaped slave living in post-Civil War Ohio with her daughter and mother-in-law, is persistantly haunted by the ghost of her dead baby girl

Concerning the Book that is the Body of the Beloved

Concerning the Book that is the Body of the Beloved
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Author: Gregory Orr
Pages: 200
ISBN: 9781619320642
Release: 2013-10-10
Editor: Copper Canyon Press

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Gregory Orr's ambitious and visionary lyrics explores every dimension of what it is to be human

Dearly Beloved

Dearly Beloved
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Author: Harry Sylvester
Pages: 262
ISBN: UOM:39015009038723
Release: 1942
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

A story of segregation and racial discrimination. Set in Southern Maryland, Dearly Beloved, according the Saturday Review of Literature, is "about a small group of Jesuit priests doing what we might call missionary work among the hard-drinking, amoral, fiercely color-conscious poor whites, and the Negroes."

Life of the Beloved

Life of the Beloved
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Author: Henri J. M. Nouwen
Pages: 96
ISBN: 9781473636750
Release: 2016-08-25
Editor: Hachette UK

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

The real 'work' of prayer is to become silent and listen to the voice that says good things about me. Life of the Beloved asks how one can live a spiritual life in a Western secular culture. The greatest challenge, concludes Nouwen, is to bridge the gap between secular and sacred within the self as a human being loved by God.

Dearly Beloved

Dearly Beloved
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Author: Sylvia Smithies
Pages: 654
ISBN: IND:30000076439862
Release: 1998
Editor: Unknown

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LOVE AND MOTHERHOOD IN TONI MORRISON S BELOVED

LOVE AND MOTHERHOOD IN TONI MORRISON S BELOVED
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Author: Zita Rarastesa
Pages: 52
ISBN: 9781465370679
Release: 2011-10-19
Editor: Xlibris Corporation

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

This book discusses Toni Morrison's Beloved and attempts to explain the healing process of black people in the United States from the pain of slavery. Using black feminist approach, the author discusses how the female characters deal with the past and live with it in the present, what love and motherhood mean to the female characters, and how much the past influences their lives. This approach is considered the most effective one to analyze Beloved related to three kinds of inseparable oppression: sexism, racism, and classism. Beloved delivers a universal message to all black people that even though they must live with the past of slavery, they should learn from it to face the future. Although the pain of slavery still remains in black people's memories, they have to move on. Beloved also makes the readers see that not all black people are victims and not all white people are oppressors.

Beloved Community

Beloved Community
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Author: Casey Nelson Blake
Pages: 365
ISBN: 0807819352
Release: 1990
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Beloved Community: The Cultural Criticism of Randolph Bourne, Van Wyck Brooks, Waldo Frank, and Lewis Mumford

Beloved Pirate

Beloved Pirate
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Author: Margie Michaels,Meredith Kingston
Pages: 302
ISBN: 0893405191
Release: 1982
Editor: Unknown

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Trusty and Well Beloved

Trusty and Well Beloved
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Author: William Harness
Pages: 213
ISBN: UOM:39015082013536
Release: 1957
Editor: Unknown

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