Westminster, Md. : Books on Tape, p2009.
4 sound discs (ca. 77 min. each) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Sapphire, 1950- Push.
"based on the novel Push"--Container.
Read by Bahni Turpin.
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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