Toning The Sweep by Angela Johnson

Toning The Sweep

Angela Johnson

fiction young adult challenging emotional reflective slow-paced

112 pages | first published 1993

Description

Angela Johnson's Coretta Scott King Award winning novel that traces three generations of African American women as they learn one another's truths.Three generations of African American women, each holding on to a separate truth. Their story -- enc...
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Moods

adventurous 100%
emotional 100%
mysterious 100%
reflective 100%
sad 100%
tense 100%

Pace

fast 100%

Plot- or character-driven?

Plot: 100%

Strong character development?

It's complicated: 100%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 100%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 100%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 100%

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3.59