The Street

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THE STREET tells the poignant, often heartbreaking story of Lutie Johnson, a young black woman, and her spirited struggle to raise her son amid the violence, poverty, and racial dissonance of Harlem in the late 1940s. Originally published in 1946 and hailed by critics as a masterwork, The Street was Ann Petry's first novel, a beloved bestseller with more than a million copies in print. Its haunting tale still resonates today.
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Publisher
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
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Published on
Aug 23, 2013
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Pages
448
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ISBN
9780547525341
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Language
English
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Genres
Fiction / African American / Historical
Fiction / Literary
Social Science / Ethnic Studies / African American Studies
Social Science / Poverty & Homelessness
Social Science / Women's Studies
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