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The Women of Brewster Place (Penguin Contemporary American Fiction Series)
The Women of Brewster Place (Penguin Contemporary American Fiction Series) Gloria Naylor 014006690X 9780140066906 Once the home of poor Irish and Italian immigrants, Brewster Place, a rotting tenement on a dead-end street, now shelters black families
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The Women of Brewster Place (Penguin Contemporary American Fiction Series) by Gloria Naylor

Once the home of poor Irish and Italian immigrants, Brewster Place, a rotting tenement on a dead-end street, now shelters black families. This novel portrays the courage, the fear, and the anguish of some of the women there who hold their families together, trying to make a home. Among them are: Mattie Michael, the matriarch who loses her son to prison; Etta Mae Johnson who tries to trade the high life for marriage with a local preacher; Kiswana Browne who leaves her middle-class family to organize a tenants union.

Author: Gloria Naylor

Language: English

Binding: Paperback

Publisher: Penguin Books

Publication Date: 1983-06-30

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