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Published by Longmans in New York .
Written in English

Edition Notes

Statementillustrated by Kathleen Voute
LC ClassificationsPZ7.H31369 Wi
The Physical Object
Pagination117 p.
Number of Pages117
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24862687M
LC Control Number55008309

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A novel "The Street" by Ann Petry displays to the readers a hard life on the streets of Harlem. Petry gives her readers an opportunity to place themselves into the position of the main character, Lutie Johnson. Lutie is an African-American woman and a single mother.

The gender and race are the key factors of her position in the book. Lutie attempts to do her best in providing the finest life. "Petry is the writer we have been waiting for, hers are the stories we need to fully illuminate the questions of our moment, while also offering a page-turning good time.

Ann Petry, the woman, had it all, and so does her insightful, prescient and unputdownable prose.”—Tayari Jones, The Enthusiast, New York Times Book Review THE STREET tells the poignant, often heartbreaking story of Lutie. The day Lutie Painter takes the city bus north instead of the school bus west, cutting class for the first time ever, her aunt and uncle have no idea what she is up to.

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