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Feathers [electronic resource] / Jacqueline Woodson.

By: Woodson, JacquelineContributor(s): Johnson, Sisi Aisha | Brilliance Audio (Firm)Material type: SoundSoundPublication details: [Grand Haven, Mich.] : Brilliance Audio, 2008ISBN: 9781423365693 (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book); 1423365690 (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)Subject(s): Race relations -- Juvenile fiction | African Americans -- Juvenile fiction | Schools -- Juvenile fiction | Deaf -- Juvenile fiction | Family -- Juvenile fiction | Religion -- Juvenile fictionGenre/Form: Audiobooks.Additional physical formats: No titleDDC classification: [Fic] LOC classification: PZ7.W868 | Fea 2008abOnline resources: Click here to access title or place hold | Excerpt Click here to listen to an excerpt of this title Read by Sisi Aisha Johnson.Summary: Frannie doesn't know what to make of the poem she's reading in school. She hasn't thought much about hope. There are so many other things to think about. Each day, her friend Samantha seems a bit more "holy." There is a new boy in class everyone is calling the Jesus Boy. And although the new boy looks like a white kid, he says he's not white. Who is he? During a winter full of surprises, good and bad, Frannie starts seeing a lot of things in a new light -- her brother Sean's deafness, her mother's fear, the class bully's anger, her best friend's faith and her own desire for "the thing with feathers." Newbery Honor-winning author Jacqueline Woodson once again takes listeners on a journey into a young girl's heart and reveals the pain and the joy of learning to look beneath the surface.
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Read by Sisi Aisha Johnson.

Duration: 2:52:24.

Frannie doesn't know what to make of the poem she's reading in school. She hasn't thought much about hope. There are so many other things to think about. Each day, her friend Samantha seems a bit more "holy." There is a new boy in class everyone is calling the Jesus Boy. And although the new boy looks like a white kid, he says he's not white. Who is he? During a winter full of surprises, good and bad, Frannie starts seeing a lot of things in a new light -- her brother Sean's deafness, her mother's fear, the class bully's anger, her best friend's faith and her own desire for "the thing with feathers." Newbery Honor-winning author Jacqueline Woodson once again takes listeners on a journey into a young girl's heart and reveals the pain and the joy of learning to look beneath the surface.

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Feathers / by Woodson, Jacqueline. ©2007
Feathers / by Woodson, Jacqueline. ©2007
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