The Warmth of Other Suns
The Epic Story of America's Great MigrationBook - 2010
From Library Staff
September 25 discussion in the Dodson Room, Central Library - no book discussion in October as the group meets to select titles for 2018
Inspiration and Information
A chronicle of the migration of almost 6 million black citizens who, between 1915 and 1970, fled the South for northern and western cities in search of a better life, changing the face of America. Wilkerson tells this story through the lives of three unique individuals, brilliantly capturing the... Read More »
The 20th century exodus of over 6 million Black Americans from the South is sensitively retold through the lives of three who left.
The journey of 20th-century black migration out of the Jim Crow South.