Title Profile & Character Information

The Men We Reaped

Annotation
Two-time National Book Award winner Jesmyn Ward (Salvage the Bones, Sing, Unburied, Sing) contends with the deaths of five young men dear to her, and the risk of being a black man in the rural South.

GenreNonFiction
Sociological
Memoir
TopicsWriters
Death of a sibling
Death of a friend
African Americans
Family histories
Racism
Poverty
Social history
SettingRural