Book Detail

Like Sisters on the Homefront

ISBN: 9780140385618

Contributors: Williams-Garcia, Rita (Author)

Publisher: Puffin Books, 1998

Binding: Paperback (Readerbound Available)

Retail: $5.99

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When Gayle gets into trouble with her boyfriend, her mother sends the street-smart 14-year-old--and her baby, Jose--down to Georgia to live with relatives. There's nothing to do and nowhere to go. Then Gayle meets Great, the family matriarch--and her stories of the past begin to change how Gayle sees her future. A 1996 Coretta Scott King Honor Book. An ALA Best Book for Young Adults. A "School Library Journal" Best Book of the Year.

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