Error title
Some error text about your books and stuff.
Close
The Underground Railroad cover
  • ISBN: 9780385542364
  • ISBN10: 0385542364

The Underground Railroad

by Colson Whitehead

  • List Price: $26.95
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
  • Publish date: 08/01/2016
used Add to Cart $6.33
You save: 77%
Marketplace Item
new Add to Cart $26.12
You save: 3%
FREE shipping on orders over $49!
Description
"Kept me up at night, had my heart in my throat, almost afraid to turn the next page. Get it, then get another copy for someone you know because you are definitely going to want to talk about it once you read that heart-stopping last page." --Oprah Winfrey, (Oprah's Book Club 2016 selection) "[A] potent, almost hallucinatory novel... It possesses the chilling matter-of-fact power of the slave narratives collected by the Federal Writers' Project in the 1930s, with echoes of Toni Morrison's Beloved , Victor Hugo's Les Misrables , Ralph Ellison's Invisible Man , and brush strokes borrowed from Jorge Luis Borges, Franz Kafka and Jonathan Swift...He has told a story essential to our understanding of the American past and the American present." --Michiko Kakutani, The New York Times "[T]hinkToni Morrison( Beloved ),Alex Haley( Roots ); think 12 Years a Slave ...[A]n electrifying novel...a great adventure tale, teeming with memorable characters...Tense, graphic, uplifting and informed, this is a story to share and remember." -- People, ( Book of the Week) "With this novel, Colson Whitehead proves that he belongs on any short list of America's greatest authors--his talent and range are beyond impressive and impossible to ignore. The Underground Railroad is an American masterpiece, as much a searing document of a cruel history as a uniquely brilliant work of fiction." --Michael Schaub, NPR "Far and away the most anticipated literary novel of the year, The Underground Railroad marks a new triumph for Whitehead...[A] book that resonates with deep emotional timbre. The Underground Railroad reanimates the slave narrative, disrupts our settled sense of the past and stretches the ligaments of history right into our own era...The canon of essential novels about America's peculiar institution just grew by one." -- Ron Charles, Washington Post
Expand description
Seller Condition Comments Price  
secondsale

Location: Montgomery, IL
Ask seller a question
Good
Item in good condition. Textbooks may not include supplemental items i.e. CDs, access codes etc...
$6.33
Limestone Village Books

Location: Manlius, NY
Very Good
Shipping Icon
Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. Audience: General/trade.
$12.36
Book Dispensary

Location: Niagara Falls, NY
Very Good
Shipping Icon
VERY GOOD hardcover in VERY GOOD dust jacket, no marks in text; a very gently used copy.
$12.37
BV Books LLC

Location: Parker, CO
Good
0385542364 slight cover wear.
$13.50
Bookfriendz

Location: Tucson, AZ
Like New
Shipping Icon
0385542364 Outstanding Condition! All pages/text and binding are excellent,
[...]
$14.33
Books End

Location: Syracuse, NY
Very Good
Shipping Icon
9780385542364. Pulitzer Prize Winner; 9.10 X 6 X 1.40 inches.
$14.62
Blindpigbooks

Location: Salt Lake City, UT
Very Good
0385542364 Some wear to book and dustjacket.
$15.00
HPB-Diamond

Location: Dallas, TX
Good
Shipping Icon
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
$15.16
HPB-Emerald

Location: Dallas, TX
Good
Shipping Icon
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
$15.16
HPB-Ruby

Location: Dallas, TX
Good
Shipping Icon
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
$15.16
Half Price Books Inc

Location: Dallas, TX
Good
Shipping Icon
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
$15.16
HPB Inc.

Location: Dallas, TX
Good
Shipping Icon
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
$15.16
HPB-Movies

Location: Dallas, TX
Good
Shipping Icon
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
$15.17
HPB-Sapphire

Location: Dallas, TX
Good
Shipping Icon
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
$15.17
Half Price Books Inc

Location: Dallas, TX
Good
Shipping Icon
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
$15.17
readmybooks

Location: Artesia, CA
Ask seller a question
Acceptable
Acceptable-It may contain highlighting/markings throughout, stickers on the
[...]
$17.88
Orca Books

Location: Olympia, WA
Very Good
Shipping Icon
Minor wear. Text is clean.
$17.95
readmybooks

Location: Artesia, CA
Ask seller a question
Good
Used Good- Used items do not include CD-ROM, ACCESS CODE or companion
[...]
$18.19
More Books

Location: MIAMI, FL
New
100% Brand New!
$18.40
More Books

Location: MIAMI, FL
Like New
100% Brand New!
$18.40
trust-pete-book

Location: Long Beach, CA
Ask seller a question
New
*NEW!* RETURNS ARE NO PROBLEM! We LOVE happy customers. All of our orders are sent with tracking information when possible. TextbookX
$18.95
indoo.com

Location: Avenel, NJ
New
0385542364.
$19.76
readmybooks

Location: Artesia, CA
Ask seller a question
New
New- We ship from multiple locations. We ship Daily. Prompt customer service. 22
$19.92
GreatBookPrices-

Location: Waukegan, IL
New
100% Money Back Guarantee. Brand New, Perfect Condition. We offer expedited
[...]
$20.36
TextbookBookie

Location: Little Rock, AR
Ask seller a question
Good
1st Edition. Used books are NOT guaranteed to contain components and/or
[...]
$24.26