A Debut Of Extraordinary Distinction Ayana Mathis Tells The Story Of The Children Of The Great Migration Through The Trials Of One Unforgettable Family In 1923, Fifteen Year Old Hattie Shepherd Flees Georgia And Settles In Philadelphia, Hoping For A Chance At A Better Life Instead, She Marries A Man Who Will Bring Her Nothing But Disappointment And Watches Helplessly As Her Firstborn Twins Succumb To An Illness A Few Pennies Could Have Prevented Hattie Gives Birth To Nine Children Whom She Raises With Grit And Mettle And Not An Ounce Of The Tenderness They Crave She Vows To Prepare Them For The Calamitous Difficulty They Are Sure To Face In Their Later Lives, To Meet A World That Will Not Love Them, A World That Will Not Be Kind Captured Here In Twelve Luminous Narrative Threads, Their Lives Tell The Story Of A Mother S Monumental Courage And The Journey Of A Nation Beautiful And Devastating, Ayana Mathis S The Twelve Tribes Of Hattie Is Wondrous From First To Last Glorious, Harrowing, Unexpectedly Uplifting, And Blazing With Life An Emotionally Transfixing Page Turner, A Searing Portrait Of Striving In The Face Of Insurmountable Adversity, An Indelible Encounter With The Resilience Of The Human Spirit And The Driving Force Of The American Dream, Mathis S First Novel Heralds The Arrival Of A Major New Voice In Contemporary Fiction.
[Epub] ➚ The Twelve Tribes of Hattie ➟ Ayana Mathis – Anguillais.us
- 243 pages
- The Twelve Tribes of Hattie
- Ayana Mathis
- 14 June 2019 Ayana Mathis