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The Good Lord Bird: A Novel

The Good Lord Bird:  A Novel

by James McBride,
The Florida Courier, October 11, 2013

In the late 1850s, Henry Shackelford, the narrator of "The Good Lord Bird," James McBride’s new novel, finds himself working in a brothel in "Bleeding Kansas," the territory torn apart by the struggle over slavery.


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