Concrete Rose

Do you enjoy stories of personal growth and redemption? Do you like reading about authentic characters navigating real and relevant issues? If the answer is yes, prepare to get hooked on on this tale of love, friendship, and loyalty. Seventeen-year-old Maverick Carter’s got a lot going on. Not only is Mav about to start hisContinue reading “Concrete Rose”

Brown Girl Dreaming

Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson Woodson, J. (2016). Brown girl dreaming. Puffin Books. Category: Autobiography or memoir Summary: Written in verse, Brown Girl Dreaming captures author Jacqueline Woodson’s memories of growing up in the south and north, as well as her family and community. Theme: The past shapes who we become. Generalizations: family, community,Continue reading “Brown Girl Dreaming”