Precious : based on the novel PUSH /

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.

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Main Author: Sapphire, 1950- (Author)
Format: Book
Published:[s.l.] : Vintage; c1997.
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Southwestern Illinois College

Location: Belleville General Book Collection

Call Number: PS 3569 .A63 P87 2009
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