- Author: Zora Neale Hurston
- Read Aloud Grade Range: 4 to Adult
- Read Alone Grade Range: 6 to Adult
A powerful tale of one woman's life. Set in black communities in the Deep South in the early 1900s, and told with a stunning, deeply moving, almost poetic prose. Hurston breathes life into her characters and lets them speak for themselves. A true literary classic.