Jumped - Audio CD - Unabridged Author:Rita Williams-Garcia ISBN: 978-1-4498-0920-1 — The wrong angle — Trina: "Hey," I say, though I don't really know them. The boyed-up basketball girl barely moves. The others, her girls, step aside. It's okay if they don't speak. I know how it is. They can't all be Trina. — Dominique: Some stupid little flit cuts right in between us and is like, "Hey." Like she don't ... more »see I'm here and all the space around me is mines. I slam my fist into my other hand because she's good as jumped.
Leticia: Why would I get involved in Trina's life when I don't know for sure if I saw what I thought I saw? Who is to say I wasn't seeing it from the wrong angle?
Acclaimed author Rita Williams-Garcia intertwines the lives of three very different teens in this fast-paced, gritty narrative about choices and the impact that even the most seemingly insignificant ones can have. Weaving in and out of the girls' perspectives, readers will find themselves not with one intimate portrayal but three.
By Rita Williams-Garcia (Coretta Scott King Honor Author of "Like Sisters On The Homefront")
Narrators: Shari Peele, Cherise Boothe, Blanca Vasquez & Mark Turetsky« less