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I had my class read this book when I was teaching high school English Lit... They loved it!!

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18 Books That Changed How We Felt About Ourselves As Women 1. The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison "The Bluest Eye helped me to realize that I was truly beautiful -- both inside and out -- in spite of society's standards." - Dana Oliver, Senior Beauty Editor

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Toni Morrison, The Bluest Eye---> "I gave up being sad a long time ago. Being sad doesn't give you anything; it just makes you tired and weak. Anger feeds you."

First ad for Toni Morrison's The Bluest Eye, 1970 - from Read Me, by New York Times book critic Dwight Garner (via Brain Pickings)

"Anger is better. There is a sense of being in anger. A reality and presence. An awareness of worth." --The Bluest Eye

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The Bluest Eye Original Cover | The Bluest Eye (Oprah's Book Club) by Toni Morrison | Rent book online