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Another Brooklyn



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Author
Woodson, Jacqueline
Descriptors
African-Americans
Family Relationships
Friendship
Identity
Loss
Memories
Sexual Abuse
Violence
Young Women
Location/Setting:
New York (City)
Time Period:
1970s
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Summary
When she returns to New York after her father's funer, August revisits her youth and her memories of moving to the city from Tennessee and her friendship with Sylvia, Angela, and Gigi. Their friendship sustains them as they move through their unsupervised teen years in the city.
Critique
A beautifully written, moving novel of young friendship and growing up as a young African-American female in America.
ISBN
9780062359988
  iBistro
# of Pages
175
Published
2016
Formats
Reviewer's Initials: DO


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