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A spellbinding debut approximately part sisters, one black and one white, on a Nineteen Fifties highway journey during the American South

Self-educated and brown-skinned, Cassie works complete time in her grandmother’s laundry in rural Mississippi. Illiterate and white, Judith falls for “colored tune” and desires of existence as an enormous urban radio superstar. those teenaged ladies are half-sisters. And after they capture wind in their wayward father’s inheritance coming down in Virginia, they hitch their hopes to a street journey jointly to say what’s rightly theirs.

In an outdated junk vehicle, with a frying pan, a ham, and some money hidden in a shoe, they trigger during the American Deep South of the Fifties, a bewitchingly attractive panorama in addition to one bedeviled via racial strife and violence. Suzanne Feldman's Absalom’s Daughters combines the blood brother motion picture, the coming-of-age story, and a splash of magical realism to enthrall and stream us with an unforgettable, illuminating novel.

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