Push

Push
Artist/Author/Cast: 
Sapphire
ISBN: 
0679446265

An electrifying first novel that shocks by its language, its circumstances, and its brutal honesty, Push recounts a young black street-girl's horrendous and redemptive journey through a Harlem inferno. For Precious Jones, 16 and pregnant with her father's child, miraculous hope appears and the world begins to open up for her when a courageous, determined teacher bullies, cajoles, and inspires her to learn to read, to define her own feelings and set them down in a diary.

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Precious Jones is having her father's baby, but her classmates and a dedicated teacher help her to fight back.

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