• Title : Brown Girl Dreaming

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  • ISBN: 0399252517

  • Format Type: Hardcover

  • Number of Pages: 337 pages


Brown Girl Dreaming Description

Jacqueline Woodson, one of today s finest writers, tells the moving story of her childhood in mesmerizing verse.Raised in South Carolina and New York, Woodson always felt halfway home in each place In vivid poems, she shares what it was like to grow up as an African American in the 1960s and 1970s, living with the remnants of Jim Crow and her growing awareness of the Civil Rights movement Touching and powerful, each poem is both accessible and emotionally charged, each line a glimpse into a child s soul as she searches for her place in the world Woodson s eloquent poetry also reflects the joy of finding her voice through writing stories, despite the fact that she struggled with reading as a child Her love of stories inspired her and stayed with her, creating the first sparks of the gifted writer she was to become..



Brown Girl Dreaming Reviews

thumbnail Title: Brown Girl Dreaming
Author:Jacqueline Woodson
ISBN :0399252517
ranting: 3.5
Reviewer: 5 Reviews
Description: Jacqueline Woodson, one of today s finest writers, tells the moving story of her childhood in mesmerizing verse.Raised in South Carolina and New York, Woodson always felt halfway home in each place In

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