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By Kimberly Willis Holt. Tiger Ann Parker wants nothing more than to get out of the rural town of Saitter, Louisiana--far away from her mentally disabled mother, her "slow" father who can't read an electric bill, and her classmates who taunt her. But before she leaves, the sudden revelation of a dark family secret prompts Tiger to make a decision that will ultimately change her life.
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You've discovered a title that's missing from our library. Can you help donate a copy? Open Library is a project of the Internet Archive , a c 3 non-profit. See more about this book on Archive. Growing up in Saitter, Louisiana, in the s, twelve-year-old Tiger Ann struggles with her feelings about her stern, but loving grandmother, her mentally slow parents, and her good friend and neighbor, Jesse. Previews available in: English. Add another edition?
My Louisiana Sky is a coming of age tale with a twist. Tiger Ann Parker is a girl experiencing the summer before seventh grade in a small Louisiana town. Tiger begins to show signs of adolescence when her interests suddenly change from playing baseball with the boys to an interest in sophisticated fashion and seeking the approval of a popular classmate named Abby Lynn. Tiger also admires Aunt Dorie Kay, who lives in the city and buys the Parkers a TV set, which is a rare treat for most families in the area. Tiger becomes self-conscious about her developmentally disabled mother, who embarrasses Tiger at the school gymnasium. Tiger also hopes for an invitation to Abby Lynn's pool party, but Tiger is hurt and disappointed when she realizes that she was not invited. Her best friend, Jesse Wade, received an invitation but left the party once he realized that Tiger was not invited.
My Louisiana sky
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My Louisiana Sky
The novel is set in , in the small town of Saitter, Louisiana, where twelve-year-old Tiger Ann Parker lives with her mentally challenged parents. She tries to get the popular girl in her class, Abby Lynn Anders, to like her but fails because of one of her mother's childish outbursts. Because of this Tiger isn't invited to Abby Lynn's pool party. Her best friend, Jesse Wade Thompson, tries to comfort her and kisses her. Startled, she rejects him and runs home.
Please type in your email address in order to receive an email with instructions on how to reset your password. Tiger Ann Parker is smart in school and good at baseball, but she's forever teased about her family by the girls in class. Tiger Ann knows her folks are different from others in their small town of Saitter, Louisiana.
Нельзя было даже оглянуться: такси остановится в любой момент и снова начнется стрельба. Однако выстрелов не последовало. Мотоцикл каким-то чудом перевалил через гребень склона, и перед Беккером предстал центр города. Городские огни сияли, как звезды в ночном небе.
Он увидел кое-что другое. И повернулся к офицеру. - Вы уверены, что в коробке все его вещи. - Да, конечно, - подтвердил лейтенант.
Я человек, - подумал. И с ироничной усмешкой вспомнил: - Без воска. Беккер стоял с закрытыми глазами, а человек в очках в металлической оправе приближался к. Где-то неподалеку зазвонил колокол.
Коммандер, - вмешалась Сьюзан, - я хотела бы поговорить… Стратмор жестом заставил ее замолчать.