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The Underground Railroad (Pulitzer Prize Winner) (National Book Award Winner) (Oprah's Book Club): A Novel WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE, THE NATIONAL BOOK AWARD, THE ALA ANDREW CARNEGIE MEDAL AND THE HURSTON WRIGHT AWARD NAMED A BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR BY NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW, WALL STREET JOURNAL, WASHINGTON POST, TIME, PEOPLE, NPR AND MORENEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERGet it, then get another copy for someone you know because you are definitely going to want to talk about it once you read that heart stopping last page Oprah Winfrey Oprah s Book ClubSelection A potent, almost hallucinatory novel It possesses the chilling matter of fact power of the slave narratives collected by the Federal Writers Project in the s, with echoes of Toni Morrisons Beloved, Victor Hugos Les Misrables, Ralph Ellisons Invisible Man, and brush strokes borrowed from Jorge Luis Borges, Franz Kafka and Jonathan SwiftHe has told a story essential to our understanding of the American past and the American present Michiko Kakutani, The New York Times ThinkToni Morrison Beloved ,Alex Haley Roots thinkYears a SlaveAn electrifying novela great adventure tale, teeming with memorable charactersTense, graphic, uplifting and informed, this is a story to share and remember People, Book of the Week With this novel, Colson Whitehead proves that he belongs on any short list of America s greatest authors his talent and range are beyond impressive and impossible to ignore The Underground Railroadis an American masterpiece, as much a searing document of a cruel history as a uniquely brilliant work of fiction Michael Schaub, NPRFar and away the most anticipated literary novel of the year, The Underground Railroad marks a new triumph for Whitehead A book that resonates with deep emotional timbre The Underground Railroad reanimates the slave narrative, disrupts our settled sense of the past and stretches the ligaments of history right into our own eraThe canon of essential novels about America s peculiar institution just grew by oneRon Charles, Washington PostColson Whitehead is theNew York Timesbestselling author of The Underground Railroad, winner of thePulitzer Prize in Fiction, theNational Book Award, and named one of the Ten Best Books of the Year by theNew York Times Book Review, as well as The Noble Hustle, Zone One, Sag Harbor, The Intuitionist, John Henry Days, Apex Hides the Hurt, and The Colossus of New York He is also a Pulitzer Prize finalist and a recipient of the MacArthur and Guggenheim fellowships He lives in New York City


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