The Women of Brewster Place Summary
Gloria Naylor

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The Women of Brewster Place Overview

The Women of Brewster Place is an award-winning novel written by Gloria Naylor. The novel is
the winner of the American Book Award and is set in Brewster Place, which is a group of
apartment buildings. Essentially, Brewster Place is the projects. The novel reaches into the lives
of the occupants of Brewster Place, covering each of the occupants’ pasts that are represented in
the novel and how they wind up living at Brewster Place. In addition, the novel describes the
living conditions in general and the specific living conditions of each of the residents highlighted
in the novel. The novel opens up right after the Great War, but continues for at least three
decades.

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