₹ 489.00
  • M.R.P.: ₹ 650.00
  • You Save: ₹ 161.00 (25%)
  • Inclusive of all taxes
Fulfilled
In stock.
<Embed>
Have one to sell?
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more.

Follow the Author

Something went wrong. Please try your request again later.


If Beale Street Could Talk (Penguin Modern Classics) Paperback – 29 September 1994

4.7 out of 5 stars 1,855 ratings

See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Price
New from
Paperback
₹ 489.00
₹ 489.00
Audio CD
FREE delivery: Monday, May 17 on orders over ₹ 499.00 shipped by Amazon Details
Fastest delivery: Tomorrow
Order within 7 hrs and 25 mins
Details

Save Extra with 3 offers

Cashback (3): Get up to ₹300 back on Amazon Pay ICICI credit card approval. And get 5% back for prime members and 3% for others See All
No Cost EMI: Avail No Cost EMI on select cards for orders above ₹3000 Details
Amazon Delivered
Amazon directly manages delivery for this product. Order delivery tracking to your doorstep is available.
No-Contact Delivery

Delivery Associate will place the order on your doorstep and step back to maintain a 2-meter distance.

No customer signatures are required at the time of delivery.

For Pay-on-Delivery orders, we recommend paying using Credit card/Debit card/Netbanking via the pay-link sent via SMS at the time of delivery. To pay by cash, place cash on top of the delivery box and step back.

Enhance your purchase


Frequently bought together

  • If Beale Street Could Talk (Penguin Modern Classics)
  • +
  • Go Tell it on the Mountain (Penguin Modern Classics)
  • +
  • Another Country (Penguin Modern Classics)
Total price: 1 317,00 ₹
Buy the selected items together

Product description

Review

If Beale Street Could Talk affirms not only love between a man and a woman, but love of a type that is dealt with only rarely in contemporary fiction - that between members of a family -- Joyce Carol Oates

Soulful . . . Racial injustice may flatten "the black experience" into one single, fearful, constantly undermined way of life-but black life, black love, is so much larger than that . . . It's one of the signature lessons of Baldwin's work that blackness contains multitudes ― Vanity Fair

Truth-telling, witness bearing, soul stirring writing -- Cornel West

The spirit of Jimmy's work is of a high moral prophetic vision -- Amriri Baraka

One of the few essential novelists of our time ― New Statesman

About the Author

Born in Harlem in 1924, James Baldwin was a novelist, essayist, play­wright, poet, social critic, and the author of more than twenty books. His first novel, Go Tell It on the Mountain, appeared in 1953 to excellent reviews, and his essay col­lection The Fire Next Time was a bestseller that made him an influential figure in the civil rights movement. Baldwin spent many years in France, where he moved to escape the racism and homophobia of the United States. He died in 1987.

Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.

  • Apple
    Apple
  • Android
    Android
  • Windows Phone
    Windows Phone

To get the free app, enter mobile phone number.

kcpAppSendButton

Product details

  • Publisher : Penguin UK (29 September 1994)
  • Language : English
  • Paperback : 192 pages
  • ISBN-10 : 0140187979
  • ISBN-13 : 978-0140187977
  • Item Weight : 179 g
  • Dimensions : 19.8 x 1.4 x 12.9 cm
  • Country of Origin : United Kingdom
  • Customer Reviews:
    4.7 out of 5 stars 1,855 ratings

Customer reviews

4.7 out of 5 stars
4.7 out of 5
1,855 global ratings
How are ratings calculated?

Top reviews from India

There are 0 reviews and 1 rating from India

Top reviews from other countries

Bryn Griffith
5.0 out of 5 stars Engrossing. Does "angry" better than anyone else.
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 31 March 2019
Verified Purchase
10 people found this helpful
Report abuse
HLeuschel
5.0 out of 5 stars Stunning!
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 31 May 2019
Verified Purchase
3 people found this helpful
Report abuse
Antenna
4.0 out of 5 stars When love is growing up
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 8 November 2020
Verified Purchase
One person found this helpful
Report abuse
Ruju
3.0 out of 5 stars Powerful but rambling
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 17 December 2020
Verified Purchase
One person found this helpful
Report abuse
Stephanie Mclagan
5.0 out of 5 stars Interesting, entertaining and eye-opening
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 18 February 2019
Verified Purchase
6 people found this helpful
Report abuse