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Another Brooklyn: a novel

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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. --
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9780062359988
9780062472663
9781504733588
9781410494603
9780062446329
9780062573759
9781509413423
Reading Level:
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Level 5.4, 3 Points
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Grouping Title another brooklyn
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subject_facet African American teenage girls -- Fiction, African American women -- Fiction, Audiobooks, Bildungsromans, Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- 20th century -- Fiction, Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- Fiction, Female friendship -- Fiction, Friendship -- Fiction, Large type books, Sexually abused teenagers -- Fiction
title_display Another Brooklyn : a novel
title_full Another Brooklyn / Jacqueline Woodson, Another Brooklyn : a novel / Jacqueline Woodson, Another Brooklyn A Novel, Another Brooklyn [sound recording] / Jacqueline Woodson, Another Brooklyn [text (large print)] / by Jacqueline Woodson
title_short Another Brooklyn :
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topic_facet African American Fiction, African American teenage girls, African American women, Female friendship, Fiction, Friendship, Large type books, Literature, Sexually abused teenagers