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for mom. Table of Contents. You know, Kendra, every time you see Renée, you start acting different. She bends down and grabs her book bag fast like I’m rushing her or something. What did she do this time? And where is she, anyway? She didn’t come back with us. I try to keep my voice flat and not let her know how upset I am. Because I thought Renée was coming home, too, and it wasn’t ’til we got out there that I realized she wasn’t planning on going anywhere.
Coe Booth is a graduate of The New School’s Writing for Children MFA program, and a winner of the . Times Book Prize for Young Adult Fiction. She is the author of Tyrell and Kendra, and was born and still lives in the Bronx. And, like I mentioned before, Coe Booth was not playin'! So, if you can handle the truth about the choices "some" young people are making when it comes to sex, then you might want to read this book.
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Kendra is Coe Booth's second young adult novel, published in 2008. It depicts the story of fourteen year old Kendra Williamson. She lives in the Bronx, and attends a school where she is part of a theater design class. Her grandmother is very strict, and doesn't want her to be like her mother, Renee, who had Kendra when she was fourteen. Kendra is close with her father, Kenny, who owns a candy truck.
Kendra's mom was only fourteen when she had Kendra. Then she left Kendra with her grandmother to finish school-all the way up to Princeton. especially when Kendra starts getting into trouble with boys
Kendra's mom, Renee, had her when she was only 14 years old. Renee and her mom made a deal - Renee could get an education, and Kendra would live with her grandmother.
Kendra's mom, Renee, had her when she was only 14 years old. But now Renee's out of grad school and Kendra's in high school. and getting into some trouble herself. Kendra's grandmother lays down the law: It's time for Renee to take care of her daughter. Kendra wants this badly - even though Renee keeps disappointing her. Being a mother isn't easy, but being a daughter can be just as hard. Now it's up to Kendra and Renee to make it work
Kendra's grandmother lays down the law: It's time for Renee to take care of her daughter.
Kendra's grandmother lays down the law: It's time for Renee to take care of her daughter. The computer lab is kinda full when I get there, even so early in the morning. I sit down and rest my book bag on the floor before I even notice that I'm sitting in the same row as Nashawn, with only one empty seat between us. He looks over at me, smiles, and says hi. "Hi," I say back.
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