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Go tell it on the mountain
James Baldwin
Adult Fiction BALDWIN

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main characters John Grimes
Male
Age: 14
African American
Constantly at conflict with his stepfather; experiences God and goes through a rebirth into a holy life; hopes his religious awakening will bring him closer to Gabriel, but it doesn't.
Student

Gabriel
Male
Remarried
John's stepfather; fathered an illegitimate child during his first marriage; distant with his children; strict.
Minister

Elizabeth
Female
Married
Gabriel's husband and mother to John and Roy; was very close with her father until her mother passed away and she was sent to live with her aunt; had a child with a man who committed suicide.

Roy
Male
African American
John's brother.
Student

Florence
Female
African American
Gabriel's sister; bitter at Gabriel when they were growing up because he was their mother's favorite; left her family; confronts her brother about the truth of his illegitimate child.



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