The Color of Lightning : A Novel, Paperback / softback Book

The Color of Lightning : A Novel Paperback / softback


From the Author of the National Book Award Finalist News of the World "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.


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