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