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Smith, Valerie. Toni Morrison: Writing the Moral Imagination. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell, 2012.

Hill, Michael. “Toni Morrison and the Post–Civil Rights African American Novel.” In The Cambridge History of the American Novel. Edited by Leonard Cassuto, 1064–1083. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2011.

Mobley McKenzie, Marilyn. “Spaces for Readers: The Novels of Toni Morrison.” In The Cambridge Companion to the African American Novel. Edited by Maryemma Graham, 221–232. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2004.

Kubitschek, Missy Denn. Toni Morrison: A Critical Companion. Westport, CT: Greenwood, 1998.

Roynon, Tessa. The Cambridge Introduction to Toni Morrison. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2013.