Attention, readers: Oprah has a special announcement! The 103rd Oprah's Book Club selection is Let Us Descend
by novelist Jesmyn Ward ( Sing, Unburied, Sing
The novel tells the story of Annis, a young, enslaved woman who is separated from her mother and sold South. Traveling from the Carolina rice fields to the New Orleans slave markets to the harsh world of a Louisiana sugar plantation, Annis uncovers a hidden world of spiritual forces and ancestral wisdom that helps her survive the inhumanity she endures.
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