A Mercy: A Novel

by Toni Morrison, published by Knopf


Four women—white, mixed race, black and Native American—become a makeshift family under the care of a "good" man in colonial America.




Awards Won

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Notable Books for Adults

Since 1944, the goal of the Notable Books Council has been to make available to the nation’s readers a list of 25 very good, very readable, and at times very important fiction, nonfiction, and poetry books for the adult reader. Please visit https://www.rusaupdate.org/awards/notable-books-list/ for the most current lists and information.

2010 - Selection(s)