A Gathering of Flowers by Joyce Carol Thomas
Stories About Being Young in America

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A collection of eleven short stories depicting what it is like to be young in America, exploring such diverse cultures as urban San Francisco, a Chippewa Indian reservation, and a Latino barrio in Chicago.

About Joyce Carol Thomas

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Joyce Carol Thomas is an internationally renowned author who received the National Book Award for her first novel, "Marked By Fire", and a Coretta Scott King Honor for her first picture book, "Brown Honey In Broomwheat Tea". Her other titles include "I Have Heard Of A Land", a Coretta Scott King Honor Book; "The Gospel Cinderella"; "cCrowning Glory"; "Gingerbread Days"; and "A Gathering Of Flowers". Ms. Thomas lives in Berkeley, California.
Published October 1, 1990 by Harpercollins Childrens Books. 232 pages
Genres: Young Adult, Literature & Fiction, Children's Books. Fiction

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