Precious, Sapphire
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Precious

Author: Sapphire

Narrator: Sapphire

Abridged: 2 hr 50 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Random House Audio

Published: 06/03/2008

Genre: Fiction - African American - Urban Life

Synopsis

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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