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Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction Best Book (nominee)
A powerful novel about race, class, sex, and a lie that refused to die.

Alabama, 1931. A posse stops a freight train and arrests nine black youths. Their crime: fighting with white boys. Then two white girls emerge from another freight car, and fast as anyone can say Jim Crow, the cry of rape goes up. One of the girls sticks to her story. The other changes her tune, again and again. A young journalist, whose only connection to the incident is her overheated social conscience, fights to save the nine youths from the electric chair, redeem the girl who repents her lie, and make amends for her own past. Intertwining historical actors and fictional characters, stirring racism, sexism, and anti-Semitism into an explosive brew, Scottsboro is a novel of a shocking injustice that convulsed the nation and reverberated around the world, destroyed lives, forged careers, and brought out the worst and the best in the men and women who fought for the cause.

 
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Hardback Editions

February 2010 : UK Hardback
Title: Scottsboro: A Novel
Author(s): Ellen Feldman
ISBN: 1-4448-0003-5 / 978-1-4448-0003-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Charnwood
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March 2008 : USA Hardback
Title: Scottsboro: A Novel
Author(s): Ellen Feldman
ISBN: 0-393-06490-5 / 978-0-393-06490-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
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June 2008 : UK Hardback
Title: Scottsboro
Author(s): Ellen Feldman
ISBN: 0-330-45613-X / 978-0-330-45613-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Picador
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Paperback Editions

January 2015 : UK Paperback
Title: Scottsboro: Picador Classic
Author(s): Ellen Feldman
ISBN: 1-4472-7534-9 / 978-1-4472-7534-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Picador
Availability: Amazon UK   

May 2009 : USA Paperback
Title: Scottsboro: A Novel
Author(s): Ellen Feldman
ISBN: 0-393-33352-3 / 978-0-393-33352-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
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April 2009 : UK Paperback
Title: Scottsboro: A Novel
Author(s): Ellen Feldman
ISBN: 0-330-45614-8 / 978-0-330-45614-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Picador
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Kindle Editions

December 2014 : UK Kindle edition
Title: Scottsboro: Picador Classic
Author(s): Ellen Feldman
Publisher: Picador
Availability: Amazon UK   

April 2008 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
Title: Scottsboro: A Novel
Author(s): Ellen Feldman
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
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