Looking forward” is the message that runs through Woodson’s (The House Feathers. Jacqueline Woodson, Author. Putnam $ (p). Frannie doesn’t know what to make of the poem she’s reading in school. She hasn’t thought much about hope. There are so many other things to think about. A Newbery Honor Book A beautiful and moving novel from a three-time Newbery Honor-winning author Jacqueline Woodson is the National.

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This is a very common plot in many books, no matter the genre of book. I am wondering about Jacqueline Woodson’s process and how she managed to pull a story out of so many wisps.

Would you like to jacquelinne us about a lower price? Feathers grapples with concepts such as religion, race, hope, and understanding. As an inner city fourth grade teacher, this is exactly the kind of book I “think” would be great for kids, and looks meaningful on the bookshelf, but is abandoned almost immediately wooxson young readers.

I rated this five stars because I care about how Frannie is feeling and how she has had some struggles in her life with her family. The works of Jacqueline Woodson. I would rate this book a 5 out of 10 stars, but another reader might feel differently. Where did they come from? Feathers, like its protagonist, is gentle and thoughtful.


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Tho, there is one scene that funny enough for me to give an extra half star. He falls short and breaks his arm. This Is the Rope: We are experiencing technical difficulties. A Story from the Great Migration.

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Want to Read saving…. It might be just my experience, but every time that I’ve been in Deaf spaces, silence is rarer than it is golden: The book itself felt like feathers. Retrieved March 15, It’s written from a perspective I’ve not read often, as she struggles to deal with the normal problems of growing up, along with the issues of living in a largely segregated society.

It is a story that will make you think. Feathers most resembles her novel Locomotion in which she “tackled grief, trauma, death survival, and hope”.

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Jan 28, Clarice rated it really liked it. More By and About This Author. What books have most influenced your life? Everything was touch but not dive in deep enough.

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Jacqueline Woodson is one of my favorite authors. Sep 05, Lisa Dunn rated it really liked it. Pages to import images to Wikidata. During “Hope is the thing with feathers,” starts the poem Frannie is reading in school. I also told a lot of stories as javqueline child. Nacqueline Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. A quick, short book with lots of heart. The narrator for this audiobook was very effective. And although the new boy looks like a white kid, he says he is not white.

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Hohn rated it it was amazing. Frannie’s best friend Samantha believes that Jesus Boy truly is Jesus Christ and that he has come in this time jacqieline chaos and because of the war.

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I went to the library in search of Brown Girl Dreaming, but it was unavailable, so I chose Feathers as my introduction to Jacqueline Woodson. Initially, the river didn’t look like much; neither did this small, page book.