Boldfaced Lies

Boldfaced Lies In the s Denver Colorado was Ku Klux Klan territory Governor Morley Mayor Stapleton and plus citizens were members The novel Boldfaced Lies by Denver native resident Charlene A Porte

  • Title: Boldfaced Lies
  • Author: Charlene A. Porter
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 452
  • Format: Hardcover (Cloth)
  • In the 1920s, Denver, Colorado was Ku Klux Klan territory Governor Morley, Mayor Stapleton, and 50,000 plus citizens were members The novel, Boldfaced Lies, by Denver native resident, Charlene A Porter, takes place in 1925, and is about the wife of an ambitious Klan leader upon learning she is one quarter Negro.

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    1. I found this to be a very difficult read. First of all, I must give the author points for unique plot: Woman married to a KKK fanatic discovers she's 1/4 Negro.But this revelation comes so late in the book, it didn't feel like the main conflict at all. Instead, it waswell, a whole bunch of stories following a bunch of people, not a single one of them likable or easy to relate toexcept maybe Walter, the butler.The heroine is a racist just like her husband, just not as bad. She looks down on other [...]

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