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Written by Ernest J. GainesAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Ernest J. Gaines

  • Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
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  • Publisher: Vintage
  • On Sale: October 28, 1997
  • Price: $15.95
  • ISBN: 978-0-679-78165-3 (0-679-78165-X)
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In these five stories, Gaines returns to the cane fields, sharecroppers' shacks, and decaying plantation houses of Louisiana, the terrain of his great novels A Gathering of Old Men and A Lesson Before Dying. As rendered by Gaines, this country becomes as familiar, and as haunted by cruelty, suffering, and courage, as Ralph Ellison's Harlem or Faulkner's Yoknapatawpha County.

STORIES INCLUDE:

A Long Day in November

The Sky Is Gray

Three Men

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