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Oprah's 103rd Book Club Pick: Let Us Descend

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 , 2017).

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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Published 10/24/2023
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