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mobi ¶ Song of Solomon ´ Toni Morrison

Milkman Dead was born shortly after a neighborhood eccentric hurled himself off a rooftop in a vain attempt at flight For the rest of his life he too will be trying to fly With Almost four whole months into 2015 and I've finally read my first four star book You can always trust Toni Morrison to deliver even when you think all hope is lost I think Song of Solomon is my favourite Morrison novel thus far This novel just flows with greatness I feel that I enjoyed this book than let's say Beloved because the time period in which this is set the 1930s through to the 60s is an era with which I'm relatively familiar She references the murder of Emmett Till and the rise of Malcolm X for instance I felt of a connect because of the historical time setting In many ways I found that this novel almost mirrors the early chapters of The Autobiography of Malcolm X I'm not sure if this was intentional though I really found this novel to be unputdownable so than the other Morrison novels that I've read If I were to choose a good starting place for Morrison virgins I'd choose Song of Solomon I really enjoyed this one

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doc ☆ Song of Solomon ´ Paperback Ñ Milkman Dead was born shortly after a neighborhood eccentric hurled himself off a rooftop in a vain attempt at flight For the rest of his life he too will be trying to fly With this brilliantly imagined novel Toni Morrison transfigures the coming of age story as audaciously as Saul Bellow or GabrieThis brilliantly imagined novel Toni Morrison transfigures the coming of age story as audaciously as Saul Bellow or Gabriel García Máruez As she follows Milkman from his rus “You wanna fly you got to give up the shit that weighs you down” ― Toni Morrison Song of SolomonI liked all of it and loved much of it It is an amazing piece of literature with beautifully realized characters Originally I felt this book was on par with The Bluest Eye but still not as strong as Beloved I now think they are ALL great Morrison novels The further I get from this book the bigger and the bolder the shadow it casts I love how Morrison writes and how she juggles big themes death family trauma class home race slavery and African American culture etc Obviously she belong in the canon of great black writers great women writers etc but her words and novels transcend ALL of those shelves She is wrestling with global themes and ideas that transcend race sex culture and time