Push: A Novel

By: Sapphire

Price: $60.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A very nice copy. 1996 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. Author's first novel. Inspiration for the Academy Award winning film Precious. An electrifying first novel that shocks by its language, its circumstances, and its brutal honesty, Push recounts a young black street-girl's horrendous and redemptive journey through a Harlem inferno. For Precious Jones, 16 and pregnant with her father's child, miraculous hope appears and the world begins to open up for her when a courageous, determined teacher bullies, cajoles, and inspires her to learn to read, to define her own feelings and set them down in a diary.

Title: Push: A Novel

Author: Sapphire

Categories: Signed, Modern First Editions, American, African, Contemporary,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1996

ISBN Number: 0679446265

ISBN Number 13: 9780679446262

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282436

Keywords: SAPPHIRE CONTEMPORARY FICTION AFRICAN AMERICAN LITERATURE,