My Son's Story by Nadine Gordimer

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Will, the narrator of this powerfully charged novel, discovers that his father, a political activist and local hero in their South African town, has become involved with a white woman. Wrenching, passionate, deeply resonant, My Son's Story evokes the inexorable yoking of the personal life and politics with uniquely moving force.

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Nadine Gordimer, who was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1991, is the author of fourteen novels, more than ten volumes of stories, and three nonfiction collections. She lives in Johannesburg, South Africa.
Published January 1, 1990 by BLOOMSBURY. LONDON 1990. 272 pages
Genres: Nature & Wildlife, Children's Books, Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Romance. Fiction

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Highly praised as a literate goad to South Africa's conscience under apartheid, Gordimer ( A Sport of Nature ) here delivers her most perceptive and powerful novel in years. The story of a man's evolu

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