An American Marriage by Tayari Jones full audiobook
An American MarriageFirst published 6 february 2018
An American Marriage is a novel by Tayari Jones that won the Women's Prize for Fiction in 2019. It tells the story of a black couple, Roy and Celestial, whose marriage is shattered by a false accusation of rape that sends Roy to prison for 12 years. The novel explores the impact of racism, injustice, and betrayal on their lives and their love.
I liked this novel because it was realistic, emotional, and insightful. The characters were complex and relatable, and their voices were authentic and powerful. The plot was gripping and heartbreaking, with many twists and turns that kept me interested. The setting was vivid and detailed, with a lot of information about the history and culture of the American South. The writing style was smooth and captivating, with a lot of dialogue and description.
I think this novel is an important and relevant story, because it shows the resilience and hope of the human spirit in the face of adversity. It also raises awareness about the social and political issues that still affect us today. I recommend this novel to anyone who enjoys literary fiction, drama, or social commentary.