IL: UG - BL: 5.4 - AR Pts: 12
The searing and profound odyssey of a Southern family—by National Book Award-winner Jesmyn Ward. In Jesmyn Wards's first novel since her National Book Award-winner, -- The Odyssey and the Old Testament, all while showcasing the major talents of this singular American voice.
Warner Bros. Home Entertainment
Produced by Oprah Winfrey, award winning filmmaker Ava DuVernay, and Melissa Carter. After a family tragedy forces them back together, the Bordelons must navigate the triumphs and struggles of their complicated lives in order to run an ailing sugarcane farm in the Deep South.
A Black high school student finds himself under suspicion after the mysterious disappearance of a classmate during a party, leading him to resort to desperate measures to uncover the truth and prove his innocence.