By Tayari Jones

Newlyweds Celestial and Roy are the embodiment of either the yank Dream and the recent South. he's a tender government, and she or he is an artist on the point of a thrilling profession. yet as they settle into the regimen in their existence jointly, they're ripped aside via situations neither may have imagined. Roy is arrested and sentenced to 12 years for a criminal offense Celestial understands he didn’t dedicate. notwithstanding fiercely self sustaining, Celestial reveals herself bereft and unmoored, taking convenience in Andre, her formative years pal, and most sensible guy at their marriage ceremony. As Roy’s time in felony passes, she is not able to carry directly to the affection that has been her heart. After 5 years, Roy’s conviction is all of sudden overturned, and he returns to Atlanta able to resume their existence together.
 
This stirring love tale is a profoundly insightful check out the hearts and minds of 3 those people who are without delay certain and separated by means of forces past their keep watch over. An American Marriage is a masterpiece of storytelling, an intimate glance deep into the souls of people that needs to reckon with the previous whereas relocating forward--with desire and pain--into the future.

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