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A lesson before dying

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From the author of, A Gathering of Old Men and The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman comes a deep and compassionate novel. Grant Wiggins, a college-educated man returns to 1940s Cajun, he visits and forms an unlikely bond with Jefferson, a young Black man convicted of murder and sentenced to death, for a crime he didn't commit. Together they come to understand the heroism of resisting. Best Books for Young Teen Readers. In the 1940s in rural Louisiana, an uneducated African American man is sentenced to die for a crime he was incapable of committing.

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Allens Hill Free Library FIC GAI (Text)
Adult Fiction
52132000129138
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Avon Free Library FIC GAI (Text)
Adult Fiction
32113200034331
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Clyde-Savannah Public Library FIC Gaines (Text)
Adult Fiction
32116200037444
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Dansville Public Library FIC GAI REEVE RM (Text)
Adult Fiction
32117200034258
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Geneva Public Library GAINES (Text)
First Floor Fiction
32204031000227
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Lyons Public Library F GAI (Text)
Adult Fiction
3448900032878D
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Macedon Public Library FIC GAI (Text)
Adult Fiction
32121200003867
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Newark Public Library FIC GAI (Text)
WARE Collection
52125300879154
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Sodus Community Library FIC GAI (Text)
Adult Fiction
3455100070605-
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Wadsworth Library - Geneseo FIC GAI (Text)
Adult Fiction
52150300532777
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