The Resource Another Brooklyn, Jacqueline Woodson

Another Brooklyn, Jacqueline Woodson

Label
Another Brooklyn
Title
Another Brooklyn
Statement of responsibility
Jacqueline Woodson
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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. --
Assigning source
from book jacket
Cataloging source
TXN
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Woodson, Jacqueline
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3573.O64524
LC item number
A83 2016
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American women
  • Female friendship
  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Label
Another Brooklyn, Jacqueline Woodson
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn954479641
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
175 pages
Isbn
9780062359988
Lccn
bl2016026719
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)954479641
Label
Another Brooklyn, Jacqueline Woodson
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn954479641
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
175 pages
Isbn
9780062359988
Lccn
bl2016026719
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)954479641

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