\”Meticulously researched and beautifully crafted…This is glorious work.\” – Washington Post \”A gripping, deeply relevant book.\” – New York Times Book Review From Paulette Jiles, author of the critically acclaimed New York Times bestsellers Enemy Women and Stormy Weather, comes a stirring work of fiction set on the untamed Texas frontier in the aftermath of the Civil War. One of only twelve books longlisted for the 2009 Scotiabank Giller Prize-one of Canada’s most prestigious literary awards-The Color of Lightning is a beautifully rendered and unforgettable re-examination of one of the darkest periods in U.S. history.
Title: The Color of Lightning: A Novel
Author: Jiles, Paulette
Publication date: 01/07/2010
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Inc