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Tar Baby

AuthorToni Morrison

NarratorDesiree Coleman

Duration11h 26m

CategoriesAdult Fiction, Novels

PublisherPenguin Random House Audio Publishing

VersionUnabridged

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Ravishingly beautiful and emotionally incendiary, Tar Baby is Toni Morrison's reinvention of the love story. Jadine Childs is a black fashion model with a white patron, a white boyfriend, and a coat made out of ninety perfect sealskins. Son is a black fugitive who embodies everything she loathes and desires. As Morrison follows their affair, which plays out from the Caribbean to Manhattan and the deep South, she charts all the nuances of obligation and betrayal between blacks and whites, masters and servants, and men and women.

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