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Optimist's Daughter

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4 out of 5
Based on 8,494 Ratings and 1,093 Reviews

Book Description
The Optimist's Daughter is a compact and inward-looking little novel, a Pulitzer Prize winner that's slight of page yet big of heart. The optimist in question is 71-year-old Judge McKelva, who has come to a New Orleans hospital from Mount Salus, Mississippi, complaining of a "disturbance" in his vision. To his daughter, Laurel, it's as rare for him to admit "self-concern" as it is for him to b... More
Book Information
PublisherAmereon Limited
BindingHardcover (53 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages180
ISBN-100848806603
ISBN-13978-0848806606
Publication Date11/10/1996
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About Eudora Welty (Author) : Eudora Welty is a published author and a narrator of young adult books. Some of the published credits of Eudora Welty include The optimist's daughter, The Shoe Bird.
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