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Another Brooklyn : a novel / Jacqueline Woodson.

Another Brooklyn : a novel

Woodson, Jacqueline, author. (Author).

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062359988
  • ISBN: 0062359983
  • Physical Description: 175 pages ; 21 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Amistad, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 2016.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: For August, running into a long-ago friend sets in motion resonant memories and transports her to a time and a place she thought she had mislaid: 1970s Brooklyn, where friendship was everything. August, Sylvia, Angela, and Gigi shared confidences as they ambled their neighborhood streets, a place where the girls believed that they were amazingly beautiful, brilliantly talented, with a future that belonged to them. But beneath the hopeful promise there was another Brooklyn, a dangerous place where grown men reached for innocent girls in dark hallways, where mothers disappeared, where fathers found religion, and where madness was a mere sunset away. Woodson heartbreakingly illuminates the formative period when a child meets adulthood -- when precious innocence meets the all-too-real perils of growing up.
Subject: African American women > Fiction.
Female friendship > Fiction.
Coming of age > Fiction.
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) > Fiction.
Genre: Bildungsromans.

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