In the backlands of Jamaica, one woman struggles to rise above the brutal vicissitudes of history, race, class, collective memory, violence, and myth.
Augustown: A NovelBook Verdict
ISBN: 9781101871614 Format: Print Book Edition: Hardcover edition Publisher: Pantheon Page Count: 256 Trim Size: 8 1/4" x 5 1/2" Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 7.3, Points: 16 Lexile: Level: 940L Awards & Honors: Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence, 2018 Longlist, Fiction
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