Tag Archives: Brooklyn

What I Remember

Someone by Alice McDermott was such a good novel that I listened to it twice. In it, a woman named Marie looks back on her early life in Brooklyn in the years before and following World War Two. Her vivid … Continue reading

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Coming Soon

Another Brooklyn by Jacqueline Woodson is an outstanding novel about a young, motherless African-American girl growing-up in Brooklyn during the 1970’s. August is an innocent girl living in denial. After moving to a rough neighborhood from a peaceful country home … Continue reading

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