By Frankie Berry Wise,Marshalette Wise
It facilities at the Jackson family members who're terrible mulattoes suffering via many stumbling blocks resembling poverty, homosexuality, molestation, and homicide.
The major matriarch, Sarah Jackson, used to be deserted via her white mom and given to a black kin that abused her. round the age of 11, she used to be back ushered off to reside with an older white guy who fathered her 4 children—John, Cleo, Lilly, and Rose.
Sarah is decided for her relations to upward thrust above the chains of distress that bind them. while her 4 kids fail to graduate from highschool or visit collage, she turns her hopes onto her granddaughter, Iris. Will Iris be the only to deliver them out of poverty? Or will her goals additionally fall throughout the cracks?
Read the solid of characters, plots, settings, and dialogues because the Jackson relatives trip via acts and scenes in their hopes, goals, and damaged promises.
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