Precious: based on the novel Push / by Sapphire.
- 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.
0 current holds with 1 total copy.
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|Garrett PL - Garrett||FIC SAP (Text)||30010170563368||Fiction||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9780307474841
- ISBN: 0307474844
- Physical Description: 139 pages, 40 unnumbered pages ; 21 cm
- Publisher: New York : Vintage Contemporaries, 
"First Vintage Contemporaries edition, May 1997." -- T.p. verso.
"Now a major motion picture"--Cover.
"Includes the novel Push and a reader's guide"--Cover.
"Reader's Guide" (p. [38-40], second sequence).
A self-portrait of a black teenage girl, big, fat, unloved, with a father who rapes her and a jealous mother who screams abuse. For Precious, as she is called, hope appears when a courageous teacher, a young black woman, bullies, cajoles and inspires her to learn to read. By the author of American Dreams.
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