The road out : a teacher's odyssey in poor America / Deborah Hicks. - SHERLOC
The road out : a teacher's odyssey in poor America / Deborah Hicks.
Berkeley : University of California Press, 2013.
9780520266490 (cloth : alk. paper)
0520266498 (cloth : alk. paper)
xiii, 278 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Poor girls -- Education -- Ohio -- Cincinnati.
Poor whites -- Education -- Ohio -- Cincinnati.
Poor girls -- Books and reading -- Ohio -- Cincinnati.
Poor girls -- Ohio -- Cincinnati -- Anecdotes.
Hicks, Deborah -- Anecdotes.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Ghost Rose speaks -- Elizabeth discovers her paperback -- We're sisters! -- My life as a girl -- Girl talk -- A magazine is born -- Mrs. Bush visits (but not our class) -- A Saturday at the bookstore -- Jessica finds Jesus, and Elizabeth finds love -- Blair discovers a voice -- Leavings -- At sixteen -- Girlhood interrupted -- I deserve a better life -- The road out.
Fountain Square Library