Another Brooklyn

Another Brooklyn

A Novel

Audiobook CD - 2016 | Unabridged.
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"Running into a long-ago friend sets memory from the 1970s in motion for August, transporting her to a time and a place where friendship was everything--until it wasn't. For August and her girls, sharing confidences as they ambled through neighborhood streets, Brooklyn was a place where they believed that they were beautiful, talented, brilliant--a part of a future that belonged to them. But beneath the hopeful veneer, there was another Brooklyn, a dangerous place where grown men reached for innocent girls in dark hallways, where ghosts haunted the night, where mothers disappeared. A world where madness was just a sunset away and fathers found hope in religion. Like Louise Meriwether's Daddy Was a Number Runner and Dorothy Allison's Bastard Out of Carolina, Jacqueline Woodson's Another Brooklyn heartbreakingly illuminates the formative time when childhood gives way to adulthood--the promise and peril of growing up--and exquisitely renders a powerful, indelible, and fleeting friendship that united four young lives." -- Amazon.com.
Publisher: [United States] : Blackstone Audio/Harper Audio, [2016]
Edition: Unabridged.
Copyright Date: ℗2016
ISBN: 9781504733571
Branch Call Number: Audiobook FIC Woods
Characteristics: audio file,CD audio
digital,optical,1.4 m. per second,stereo,Digital recording
3 audio discs (2.75 hours) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.

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