By Lyle Saxon

The relocating tale of affection in a Cane River group certain by way of race and sophistication. Famie is a mulatto woman whose ancestors-free blacks-rivaled the white planters in wealth and tradition. yet on a Louisiana plantation within the Twenties, she is an outcast. a bootleg love affair with a white landowner leaves her with a son. She goals her son could be authorised into white society, yet in her fight to go beyond race and sophistication Famie needs to sacrifice the final hyperlinks to her previous.

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