Jack / Marilynne Robinson.

By: Robinson, Marilynne, 1943- [author.]
Material type: TextTextSeries: Robinson, Marilynne, Gilead: book 4.Publisher: London : Virago Press, 2020Copyright date: ©2020Description: 320 pages ; 22 cmContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780349011806Subject(s): Conflict of generations -- Fiction | Children of clergy -- Fiction | Fathers and sons -- Fiction | Man-woman relationships -- Fiction | Interracial dating -- Fiction | Families -- Iowa -- Fiction | Iowa -- FictionGenre/Form: Domestic fiction. | Religious fiction. DDC classification: 813.6 Summary: Jack tells the story of John Ames Boughton, the beloved and grieved-over prodigal son of a Presbyterian minister in Gilead, Iowa, a drunkard and a ne'er-do-well. In segregated St. Louis sometime after World War II, Jack falls in love with Della Miles, an African-American high school teacher, also a preacher's child, with a discriminating mind, a generous spirit, and an independent will.
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Jack tells the story of John Ames Boughton, the beloved and grieved-over prodigal son of a Presbyterian minister in Gilead, Iowa, a drunkard and a ne'er-do-well. In segregated St. Louis sometime after World War II, Jack falls in love with Della Miles, an African-American high school teacher, also a preacher's child, with a discriminating mind, a generous spirit, and an independent will.

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