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An American Marriage by Tayari Jones review – a marvellous feat of storytelling

The Guardian
A wrongful conviction powers this Women’s prize-shortlisted novel of the black American middle-class experienceAfrican Americans are incarcerated at more than five times the rate of white Americans, and the negative impact of a criminal record is much greater for African American job applicants. How do black Americans navigate such a grossly unfair system, and maintain their dignity? Tayari Jones deals with these issues wisely and sensitively in
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