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Only Twice I've Wished for Heaven

Only Twice I've Wished for Heaven( )
Author: Trice, Dawn Turner
ISBN:978-0-385-49123-5
Publication Date:Feb 1998
Publisher:Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Imprint:Anchor
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $16.00
Book Description:

In 1975, Tempestt Saville and her family are chosen by lottery to "move on up" to Lakeland: one square mile of sparkling apartment towers and emerald lawns where the Black elite live sheltered from the ghetto by a ten-foot-tall, ivy-covered wrought-iron fence.  Eleven-year-old Temmy doesn't enjoy the privilege, however, and thinks Lakeland is the "kingdom of the drab."  Instead, she is drawn to the vivid world outside the fence: to 35th Street, where the saved and...
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Book Details
Pages:304
Detailed Subjects: Fiction / General
Fiction / African American / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.2 x 8 x 0.8 Inches
Book Weight:0.592 Pounds
Author Biography
Trice, Dawn Turner (Author)
Dawn Turner Trice is an editor for the "Chicago Tribune." She lives in Monee, Illinois.

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