Another Brooklyn : a novel
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New York, NY : Amistad, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2016].
Edition
First edition.
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175 pages ; 22 cm
Status
Main Level - Fiction
FIC WOODSON, JACQUELINE
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9780062359988, 0062359983
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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. --,from book jacket.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Woodson, J. (2016). Another Brooklyn: a novel. First edition. New York, NY: Amistad, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Woodson, Jacqueline. 2016. Another Brooklyn: A Novel. New York, NY: Amistad, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Woodson, Jacqueline, Another Brooklyn: A Novel. New York, NY: Amistad, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, 2016.

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Woodson, Jacqueline. Another Brooklyn: A Novel. First edition. New York, NY: Amistad, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, 2016. Print.

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