Book :: Bastard Out of Carolina

Bastard Out of Carolina
By: Dorothy Allison
Pages: 320
Published: Apr 1st, 1992
Genre(s): Southern
Literary Fiction
Rating: (1)


68 points

I've Read It I Want To Read It

Users who've read this book... bigmama goodreadsreader KalamazooDon lowqis thetrejond artatro henriksen 283 more..

Users planning to read this book...

Tipperj Ellenm0m Essjay Dorset CheersLilibet Mina Natig finasmama14 427 more..

A modern literary classic, now available in a twentieth anniversary keepsake edition (with deckled-edges) with a new afterword by the author. The publication of Dorothy Allison's Bastard Out of Carolina was a landmark event. The novel's profound portrait of family dynamics in the rural South won the author a National Book Award nomination and launched her into the literary spotlight. Critics...

-- Read more at Amazon


Create an account or login to one you already have to add a review!

forline forline

I'd never read anything like this 20 years ago...

Mar 24th, 2018

Bastard Out of Carolina appears on these lists...

33rd on 100 Books of the Past Century by Koen Books