The Grass Is Singing by Doris Lessing

The Grass Is Singing is the first novel, published in 1950, by British Nobel Prize-winning author Doris Lessing. It takes place in Southern Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe), in southern Africa, during the 1940s and deals with the racial politics between whites and blacks in that country (which was then a British Colony). The novel created a sensation when it was first published and became an instant success in Europe and the United States.

The 1292nd greatest fiction book of all time


This book is on the following lists:

  1. - 1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die (The Book)

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Name Binding Sales Rank Lowest New Lowest Used Published
Grass Is Singing (08) by Lessing, Doris [Paperback (2008)] Paperback 13123904 $14.43 $4.49 2008
Grass is Singing Paperback 2179122 $50.33 $1.40 1980
The Grass is Singing Paperback 2091293 $2.00
The Grass Is Singing: A Novel (Perennial Classics) Paperback 568026 $2.80 $1.98 1999
Canta la hierba/ The Grass Is Singing (Spanish Edition) Paperback 4574054 $175.16 $17.31 2005
By Doris Lessing - The Grass Is Singing: A Novel (8/17/08) Paperback 3429313 $18.93 $4.40 2008
Study Guide: The Grass is Singing by by Doris Lessing (SuperSummary) Paperback 3191946 $11.95 2019
The Grass Is Singing Hardcover 1939466 $124.26 $29.38
Grass is Singing The (Plume Fiction) Mass Market Paperback 656549 $62.30 $1.39 1976
The Grass is Singing (Paladin Books) Paperback 446129 $13.32 $2.91 1989
Grass Is Singing: A Novel Kindle Edition 6612 $8.89 2013
The Grass Is Singing: A Novel Paperback 36914 $7.77 $5.11 2008