Their Eyes Were Watching God
Published:3 May 2018
When sixteen-year-old Janie is caught kissing shiftless Johnny Taylor, her grandmother swiftly marries her off to an old man with sixty acres. Janie endures two stifling marriages before she finally meets the man of her dreams – who offers not diamonds, but a packet of flowering seeds. ‘Their Eyes Were Watching God is one of the very greatest American novels of the 20th century.