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Dust Tracks on a Road: An Autobiography

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 9, 2002

    Lacking Character Development and Plot

    Dust Tracks on a Road lacks the character development needed to give a reader the ability to relate to the book and stay interested in it. Not only are there few, if any, main characters besides Zora Neale Hurston herself, but even her character is underdeveloped. This, along with the wandering and almost non-existent plot, leaves little to be interested in. Some of this might be due to the fact that parts of the book were taken out by Hurston's editor.

    1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 14, 2000

    Lacking Plot and Organization

    This book could have been written in twenty pages and would then be more enjoyable to the reader. Her life lacks the major events by which most of us define ourselfs by. She also leaves out major events that were taking place during her time and would have impacted her, like World War I.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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