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5 Must-Read Books by Toni Morrison: Where to Start Reading

Here are five books from the Nobel and Pulitzer Prize winner, Toni Morrison.

5 Must-Read Books by Toni Morrison Where to Start Reading

If you’re looking to read some books by Toni Morrison, but don’t know where to start, then look no further!  In this article, we will recommend five must-read books by Toni Morrison.  These books are a great introduction to her writing style and will leave you wanting more.  So without further ado, let’s get started!

The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison

The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison

Beloved by Toni Morrison

Beloved by Toni Morrison

Next on our list is Beloved.  This novel is set in post-Civil War America and tells the story of a woman named Sethe, who was a slave.  Sethe has finally managed to escape slavery, but her past continues to haunt her in the form of a ghostly presence called Beloved.  Beloved is a haunting and beautiful novel that explores the lasting effects of slavery on both individuals and society as a whole.

Song of Solomon by Toni Morrison

Song of Solomon by Toni Morrison

Paradise by Toni Morrison

Paradise by Toni Morrison

Next on the list is Paradise.  This novel tells the story of a group of black women living in a small Oklahoma town called Ruby.  The town is besieged by racism and violence, but the women find strength in their friendships with each other.  Paradise is a powerful, moving novel about friendship, community, and hope.

Sula by Toni Morrison

Sula by Toni Morrison

Last but not least is Sula.  This novel is set in the fictional town of Medallion, Ohio, during the early 1900s.  It tells the story of two young black women, Nel and Sula, who are best friends.  But their friendship is shattered due to an unforgivable betrayal.  Sula is a complex, moving novel about love, betrayal, and friendship.

So there you have it: five must-read books by Toni Morrison.  These novels are a great introduction to her writing style and will leave you wanting more.

What do you think about the books on this list?

Have you read any books by Toni Morrison?  Are any of these books or her other works on your TBR?  What book by Toni Morrison is your favorite?  What books would you add to this list?  Let us know in the comments below.

5 Must-Read Books by Toni Morrison

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