- ISBN: 0679766758 (pbk.) :
- ISBN: 9780679766759
- Physical Description: 139,  p. 21 cm.
- Edition: 1st Vintage Contemporaries ed.
- Publisher: New York : Vintage Contemporaries/Vintage Books, 1997, c1996.
|General Note:|| If you would like to request available book club copies, please call 988-5400.
Originally published: New York : Knopf, 1996.
|Summary, etc.:|| Precious Jones, 16 years old and pregnant by her father with her second child, meets a determined and highly radical teacher who takes her on a journey of transformation and redemption.
|Awards Note:|| Grand Jury Prize and Audience Award Sundance Film Festival.
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