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Giovanni's Room

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Giovanni's Room by James Baldwin
Sep 17, 2013 | ISBN 9780345806574

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"If Van Gogh was our 19th-century artist-saint, James Baldwin is our 20th-century one."
–Michael Ondaatje

"A young American involved with both a woman and a man…Baldwin writes of these matters with unusual candor and yet with such dignity and intensity."
The New York Times

"Absorbing…[with] immediate emotional impact."
The Washington Post

"Mr. Baldwin has taken a very special theme and treated it with great artistry and restraint."
Saturday Review

"Exciting…a book that belongs in the top rank of fiction."
The Atlantic

"Violent, excruciating beauty."
San Francisco Chronicle

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