Sweet whispers, Brother Rush
Source:Philomel Books, New York, N.Y., p.215 (1982)
Call Number:Cubb Curr PS3558.A444 S89 1982
Keywords:Afro-Americans--Fiction, Coretta Scott King Award, 1983, Family problems--Fiction, Ghosts--Fiction, Single-parent family--Fiction
Summary: Fourteen-year-old Tree, resentful of her working mother who leaves her in charge of a retarded brother, encounters the ghost of her dead uncle and comes to a deeper understanding of her family's problems.
lexile measure 550; book level 3.8; general fiction; horror