An American Marriage [1]

Author:

Tayari Jones

Title:

An American Marriage [1]

Publisher:

Nataka Books Reviews: 

An American Marriage [1]

Just a rant: What makes a marriage work? Surely every marriage is tested and refined through trials and temptations. If I am being honest an American marriage wrecked me Genre: Contemporary Themes: Family /Race /Justice /Rape /Marriage Anci's book summary: If I was to say that this book wrecked me I would not be lying because it ruined me An American Marriage follows Celestial and Ray a typical have to make it in this life couple. Their marriage comes tumbling down when Ray is arrested and sentenced to 12 years in prison for rape. We follow them as they try to make it work and the author does a beautiful job of allowing us to see what happened on the night in question , how they met and the multiple POV of the characters involved. 

-- Review by @heyanci blogging at https://heyanci.wordpress.com/

Nataka Books Full Review: 

An American Marriage [1]

Just a rant: What makes a marriage work? Surely every marriage is tested and refined through trials and temptations. If I am being honest an American marriage wrecked me.


 Genre: Contemporary Themes: Family /Race /Justice /Rape /Marriage 


Anci's book summary: If I was to say that this book wrecked me I would not be lying because it ruined me An American Marriage follows Celestial and Ray a typical have to make it in this life couple. Their marriage comes tumbling down when Ray is arrested and sentenced to 12 years in prison for rape. We follow them as they try to make it work and the author does a beautiful job of allowing us to see what happened on the night in question , how they met and the multiple POV of the characters involved. 


-- Review by @heyanci blogging at https://heyanci.wordpress.com/