Light in August - William Faulkner

Light in August

By William Faulkner

  • Release Date: 2015-10-15
  • Genre: Classics
4 Score: 4 (From 11 Ratings)


Light in August, a novel about hopeful perseverance in the face of mortality, features some of Faulkner’s most memorable characters: guileless, dauntless Lena Grove, in search of the father of her unborn child; Reverend Gail Hightower, who is plagued by visions of Confederate horsemen; and Joe Christmas, a desperate, enigmatic drifter consumed by his mixed ancestry.