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Gathering of waters [electronic resource] / by Bernice L. McFadden.

By: McFadden, Bernice L.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York : Akashic Books, 2012Description: 1 online resource (252 p.).ISBN: 9781617751103 (electronic bk.); 1617751103 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Till, Emmett, 1941-1955 -- Fiction | Mississippi -- Fiction | African Americans -- Crimes against -- Mississippi -- Fiction | African American families -- Fiction | Mississippi -- Race relations -- FictionGenre/Form: Historical fiction. | Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Gathering of waters.DDC classification: 813/.54 Online resources: Click here to access title or place hold Summary: The story is narrated by the town of Money, Mississippi. Tass Hilson and Emmett Till were young and in love when Emmett was murdered in 1955. Anxious to escape the town, Tass marries Maximillian May and relocates to Detroit. Forty years later, after the death of her husband, Tass returns to Money and fanstasy takes flesh when Emmett Till's spirit is finally released from the waters of the Tallahatchie River and the two lovers are reunited.--Publisher's description.
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The story is narrated by the town of Money, Mississippi. Tass Hilson and Emmett Till were young and in love when Emmett was murdered in 1955. Anxious to escape the town, Tass marries Maximillian May and relocates to Detroit. Forty years later, after the death of her husband, Tass returns to Money and fanstasy takes flesh when Emmett Till's spirit is finally released from the waters of the Tallahatchie River and the two lovers are reunited.--Publisher's description.

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