Marked By Fire
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Marked By Fire

Joyce Carol Thomas (A)

List Price: $18.00 (Hardcover - Young Adult Fiction / Female / Character - 2007)

Fire is Warm
Abyssinia Jackson grew up under a vast Oklahoma sky shaded with pecan trees and dotted by endless rows of cotton-pickers cotton. She had the gift of song, a storyteller's talent, the love of her parents, and the affection and pride of her community.

Fire Can Burn
Then a tornado hits and drives Abby's family apart. A deranged neighbor targets her for a campaign of vengeful terror. And a vicious physical assault all but breaks her will.

Marked by Fire
In a triumphant story of faith and fortitude, Abby emerges clearly as a young woman who faces pain and joy with the dignity of her heritage and the determination of spirit. (192 pgs) Teen Young Adult

Joyce Carol Thomas’s beautifully written first novel, a 1983 National Book Award winner, remains as poignant and moving today as it was 25 years ago when it was first published.

Hardcover: 192 pages
Product Dimensions: 5.5 x 8.2 inches
Shipping Weight: 12 ounces

ISBN: AAYA978-1423101437

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