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by Rosa Guy

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FREE shipping on qualifying offers. A black teenager tries valiantly to keep her family together but sees her world collapse as her younger sisters reject her inept mothering.

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Rosa Cuthbert Guy was an American writer. Born in Trinidad, Rosa Guy moved to the United States with her family at the age of seven, where they settled in New York in 1932. Soon after, her parents, Henry and Audrey Cuthbert, died. After, she and her sister went to many foster homes.

Rosa Cuthbert Guy (/ˈɡiː/) (September 1, 1922 – June 3, 2012) was a Trinidad-born American writer who grew up in the New York metropolitan area. Her family had immigrated and she was orphaned when young. Raised in foster homes, she later was acclaimed for her books of fiction for adults and young people that stressed supportive relationships. Guy lived and worked in New York City, where she was among the founders of the Harlem Writers Guild in 1950.

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Guy Orlando Rose, род. 3 марта 1867 г. Сан-Габриель, Калифорния - ум. 17 ноября 1925 г. Пасадена) - американский художник, один из. .Giverny Willows, 1891. В 1891 г. Роуз возвращается в США и из-за отравления свинцом на время оставляет масляную живопись. Пасадена) - американский художник, один из крупнейших представителей калифорнийског. Он живет в Нью-Йорке, работает преподавателем и иллюстратором в бруклинском институте Пратта. The End of the Day, 1891.

A black teen-ager tries valiantly to keep her family together but sees her world collapse as her younger sisters reject her inept mothering.

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I read Edith Jackson, along with the first book of this triology (The Friends)when I was in the 5th grade in 1986. I had forgotten many of the details and was quite taken aback when I read of the many struggles Edith endures. This heroine has strength and maturity beyond her young years, and yet she is still vulnerable to the desires incidental to youth. This book will help you to appreciate that inner strength can bring one through many trials.
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I first read this book in 1983. I identified with Edith having been in foster care myself along with my siblings before being adopted at the age of 5. In some way it gave me hope I would find my biological parents, but it also prepared me for the painful reality that they still might not want me. Rosa Guy, is a phenomenal writer! I could identify with each character. I read it again as an adult, because with life experience, a different prospective & deeper understanding is almost inevitable. It was well written and even though the story is fictional, it is somebody's reality. I have to have this book in my bookcase, which is what made me search for it. I have the books The Friends & Ruby. These books are a keepsake for me!
Edith Jackson download epub
United States
Author: Rosa Guy
ISBN: 067028906X
Category: Literature & Fiction
Subcategory: United States
Language: English
Publisher: Viking Books for Young Readers; 1st edition (May 22, 1978)
Pages: 187 pages