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Brown Girl Dreaming

Brown Girl Dreaming - Jacqueline Woodson

 

Brown Girl Dreaming by award winning children's author Jacqueline Woodson is an autobiography told through verse and written for a children's/young adult audience. It is a story of a childhood. It is a story of a family. It is story of being African American in the heart of the Civil Rights movement. Written with restraint and well chosen constructs, it is a beautiful read for adults and young adults alike.

 

Read my complete review at: http://www.memoriesfrombooks.com/2014/12/brown-girl-dreaming.html

 

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