Beloved (1987, Alfred A. Knopf) 4 stars

Beloved is a 1987 novel by the American writer Toni Morrison. Set after the American …


5 stars

I don’t think I really grasped all of this when I read it as a 18yo when it was first published. The long histories of trauma and the grip of the past. It’s just a tremendous book and even now I feel like I am barely grasping its glimmers.