"Coming of Age in Mississippi" Book Review by ResearchRiter

"Coming of Age in Mississippi"
A review of the book "Coming of Age in Mississippi" by Anne Moody.
# 125039 | 1,750 words | 14 sources | MLA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in Literature (American)

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A critique of Anne Moody's book, "Coming of Age in Mississippi".

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"Coming of age stories abound in both fiction and non-fiction texts. Regardless of the genre represented, such stories all purport to describe how seminal events, ideas and feelings contribute positively and negatively to the processes of adolescent development. Most high school graduates have at one time or another been exposed to J.D. Salinger's seminal coming of age story, "Catcher in the Rye", that fictionalized account of a young New York teenager's struggle to deal with his..."

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"Coming of Age in Mississippi" (2008, December 01) Retrieved February 26, 2024, from https://www.academon.com/book-review/coming-of-age-in-mississippi-125039/

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""Coming of Age in Mississippi"" 01 December 2008. Web. 26 February. 2024. <https://www.academon.com/book-review/coming-of-age-in-mississippi-125039/>