This is a study guide for the book Beloved written by Toni Morrison. Beloved is a novel by the American writer Toni Morrison, published in 1987. Set in 1873 just after the American Civil War (1861–1865), it is based on the true story of the African-American slave, Margaret Garner, who escaped slavery in 1856 in Kentucky by fleeing to Ohio, a free state. Please click on the literary analysis category you wish to be displayed.
Author: Toni Morrison
Published: June 2004
Pages: 352 pages
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