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A lesson before dying by ernest j gaines summary winner, 1993 national book critics circle award set in a small cajun community in the late 1940s, a lesson before. 22091997 'a lesson before dying by ernest gaines tells a wrenching story of death and identity in a small cajun louisiana community in the late 1940s.
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- 21062013 a lesson before dying is the eighth novel of author and louisiana native ernest j gaines published in 1993, the story chronicles the intersecting lives.
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