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Red at the Bone

by Jacqueline Woodson

Hardcover, 176 pages, Riverhead Books, List Price: $26 |


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As Melody celebrates a coming of age ceremony at her grandparents' house in 2001 Brooklyn, her family remembers 1985, when Melody's own mother prepared for a similar party that never took place in this novel about different social classes.