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Toning the sweep

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One of the best-reviewed novels for young adults in 1993, this powerful debut is reminiscent of Terry McMillan's Waiting to Exhale. This story spans three generations of African-American women and their struggle to find a common ground for sharing love, friendship, and hardships. Young Adult. Copyright © Libri GmbH. All rights reserved.
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Full title toning the sweep
Author johnson angela
Grouping Category book
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display_description On a visit to her grandmother Ola, who is dying of cancer in her house in the desert, fourteen-year-old Emmie hears many stories about the past and her family history and comes to a better understanding of relatives both dead and living.
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subject_facet African Americans -- Fiction, African-Americans. -- Fiction, Cancer. -- Fiction, Coretta Scott King Award, Deserts. -- Fiction, Family life -- Fiction, Grandmothers -- Fiction
title_display Toning the sweep
title_full Toning the sweep / Angela Johnson, Toning the sweep / by Angela Johnson
title_short Toning the sweep
topic_facet African Americans, African-Americans, Cancer, Coretta Scott King Award, Deserts, Family life, Fiction, Grandmothers