by Colson Whitehead
“The Nickel Boys” is an amazing and engaging novel which is based on historical fiction, literary fiction, adult fiction, culture, and race. This novel is authorized by Colson Whitehead. He is the New York bestselling author toady and best storyteller. The whole theme of the story revolves around the two young boys. Elwood’s and Turner’s is the main and special character of this novel. The author plots the strand of American history. The story begins with the resolution of the civil rights movement in America. The boys are looking for a school which operated more than a century. Every facility opens for schoolboys with good intentions and treatment of every trouble.
But on the other hand, the students are suffering from torture, murder, and rape. The government of America officials decides and announced to work on campus for the reason of murder, rape, and other abuses. They start proper operation and research on the bodies that are hidden in the unmarked graves. The students research on the dead bodies under graves and unmask the students. They found skulls; rib cages and another part of the body under the graves that are neatly removed from the history. The hero of the novel is Elwood who is hardworking and self-righteous enough. He works for student’s right and justice. The story is compelling; intriguing that covers many social issues.