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    Push / by Sapphire.
    by Sapphire, 1950-
    New York : Alfred A. Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1996.
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  • Child abuse -- Fiction.
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  • Incest -- Fiction.
  •  
  • Teenage pregnancy -- Fiction.
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  • Literacy -- Fiction.
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  • African American girls -- Fiction.
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  • Harlem (New York, N.Y.) -- Fiction.
  • ISBN: 
    0679446265
    9780307474841 (pbk.)
    Bib #: 
    216619
    Genre: 
    Domestic fiction.
    Description: 
    141 pages ; 20 cm.
    Edition: 
    First edition.
    Notes: 
    "A novel."
    Summary: 
    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.
    Accelerated Reader Level: 
    4.0
    AR Interest Level: 
    UG: Upper Grades (9-12)
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