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Welcome to Rainy Day Books! This week we're all talking about An American Marriage by Tayari Jones. An American Marriage was just announced as the 2018 Oprah Book Club Selection, and Tayari Jones will appear in Kansas City on Wednesday, February 21! You'll find this book and many other recommendations right inside our door!

 

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$26.95
ISBN: 9781616201340
Availability: In Stock as of this morning. Order Now!
Published: Algonquin Books - February 6th, 2018

Tayari Jones comes in fierce with An American Marriage. Delving into the lives of the newly married Roy and Celestial, this is a novel that pulls no punches from beginning to end. I won't ruin the surprise, but they're hit with a harrowing event that will define not only their relationship, but each of their lives, forever. Writing with an intensity and pace worthy of Donna Tartt, Tayari Jones yanks us into her characters' lives with a grip that never lets up!