thirteen moons

Thirteen Moons by Charles Frazier

Charles Frazier

Thirteen Moons is a novel about the life of a young black girl in the early 1900s. The story starts from her childhood and then goes on to cover her whole life, with the focus on her relationships with other members of her family.The main character, Lena, is a twelve-year-old girl living in rural Mississippi at the turn of the twentieth century. Her mother dies giving birth to Lena's younger sister, and their father remarries two years later. This new stepmother has three daughters of her own, as well as a son who was adopted by them from Germany at a young age. Lena's father also has an affair and leaves his family for several months when he returns pregnant with another daughter.Thirteen Moons follows Lena through most of her life, but it

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THIRTEEN MOONS by Charles FrazierCharles Frazier was born in Minneapolis and graduated from the University of Minnesota with a B.A. in literature and creative writing. He has written in several genres, including military history, thriller and mystery novels. He is the author of THE HARD WAY (a National Book Award Finalist), CHAMBER (a finalist for the Edgar Award), and The Sweetness of Life (a finalist for the William Faulkner Prize
Charles Frazier's THIRTEEN MOONS features the award-winning author and New Mexico expert at work on his new novel, "The Long Walk", a prequel to WALK WITH ME, FIRE WITH ME, and THE WALKING DEAD. Frazier is a frequent contributor to The Atlantic magazine, National Journal and The Washington Post and a regular panelist at the National Book Festival in Washington, DC. He was named one of the top ten writers under 40 by The San Francisco Chronicle
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I needed to write a literature review about Thirteen Moons and Hollow Earth books. I read Thirteen Moons with pleasure and got an A+ for my book review. Charles Frazier is a wonderful writer.