Sweet whispers, Brother Rush

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With her father long gone and M'Vy, her practical-nurse mother, away most of the time 14-year-old Teresa (Tree) care for her retarded older brother, Dab. . . . Poetic, many-layered . . . this is Hamilton at her best, with a humane acceptance of people in their struggle, and hope for the power of their love.--School Library Journal, starred review. American Book Award Honor; Newbery Medal Honor Book; Corretta Scott King Award; Boston Globe/Horn Book Children's Book Award.
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Grouping Title sweet whispers brother rush
Grouping Author hamilton virginia
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display_description Fourteen-year-old Tree, resentful of her working mother who leaves her in charge of a retarded brother, encounters the ghost of her dead uncle and comes to a deeper understanding of her family's problems.
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publishDate 1982, 2011
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subject_facet Coretta Scott King Award -- 1983, Newbery Honor book -- 1983
title_display Sweet whispers, Brother Rush
title_full Sweet Whispers, Brother Rush, Sweet whispers, Brother Rush / Virginia Hamilton
title_short Sweet whispers, Brother Rush
topic_facet Coretta Scott King Award, Fantasy, Newbery Honor book, Romance, Science Fiction & Fantasy, Young Adult Fiction