Discussion led by Ardella Montgomery (November 14, 2017)
Growing up in Brooklyn, August, Sylvia, Angela, and Gigi shared friendship and a future that belonged to them. But beneath the hopeful promise there was another Brooklyn, a dangerous place.
Jacqueline Woodson illuminates the formative period when a child meets adulthood and when innocence meets the perils of growing up. Lots to talk about in this coming of age novel.