The Leaves of Autumn Book Summary and Study Guide

Detailed plot synopsis reviews of The Leaves of Autumn

This story chronicles the life of a black man who rises from his social station in the Deep South to great heights of achievement. His relationship to his grandfather as well as his friendship with a white neighbour are woven into a plot which takes the reader through a book written with much authenticity.
Click here to see the rest of this review

The review of this Book prepared by Regina Pounds

Chapter Analysis of The Leaves of Autumn

Click on a plot link to find similar books!

Plot & Themes

Political/social activism    -   Yes Ethnic/Regional/Religion    -   Black people in America/Europe    -   American South Family, loving relations    -   Yes Special relationship with    -   grandpa Is this an adult or child's book?    -   Adult or Young Adult Book Ethnic/regional/gender life    -   Yes

Main Character

Gender    -   Male Profession/status:    -   airforce pilot Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   Black (American)


United States    -   Yes The US:    -   Deep South Asia/Pacific    -   Yes

Writing Style

Amount of dialog    -   roughly even amounts of descript and dialog

Books with storylines, themes & endings like The Leaves of Autumn

Nathan S. Mitchell Books Note: the views expressed here are only those of the reviewer(s).
2 Ways to Search!

Our Chief Librarian