North toward Home
By (author) Willie Morris
North toward Home by Willie Morris
Book DescriptionMorris vividly recalls the South of his childhood with all of its cruelty, grace, and foibles intact. "North Toward Home" is the perceptive story of the education of an observant and intelligent young man, and a gifted writer's keen observations of a country in transition.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780375724602
(203mm x 127mm x 26mm)
Imprint: Vintage Books
Publisher: Random House USA Inc
Publish Date: 1-Sep-2000
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Willie Morris
Ghosts of Rowan Oak, Paperback / softback (August 2011)
In "the finest evocation of an American boyhood since Mark Twain" (Sunday Times, London), Morris goes beyond "a simple retelling of what has happened to him . . . to explain in large part what was happening in the forties, fifites, and sixties" (New Republic).
My Cat Spit McGee, Paperback (March 2001)
The author of "My Dog Skip" shares how he conquered his fear of cats by marrying a woman who adores cats, whose cat Spit McGee wins him over. When the author saves the cat's life, they become inseparable.
For Us, the Living, Paperback (February 1996)» View all books by Willie Morris
An extraordinary woman tells a moving story of her courtship and marriage to heroic civil rights leader Medgar Evers. Myrlie Evers describes her husband's devotion to the quest for achieving civil rights for black Mississippians and his ultimate sacrifce on that hot summer night in 1963.
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Author Biography - Willie Morris
Willie Morris's last book, My Cat Spit McGee (0-375-50321-8) was published by Random house in Fall 1999. He lived in Jackson, Mississippi, until his death in 1999.
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