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epub ó Smelling Herself read ↠ johnscyclingdiary â ✈ [PDF / Epub] ✅ Smelling Herself By Terris McMahan Grimes ✸ – Johns-cycling-diary.co.uk It’s 1964 and it seems to eleven year old Bernadine that nowhere in the world is safe for a black kid First they gang up and kill Emmett Till Then they kilIt’s and it seems to eleven year old Bernadine that nowhere in the world is safe for a black kid First they gang up and kill Emmett Till Then they kill four little girls in Sunday school somewhere down South Now the police are shooting black kids in West Oakland just blocks away from where she lives And that’s not all Neighborhood bullies lay in wait just itching to beat up kids like her Vicious dogs roam city streets Nasty old men try to entice young girls into their cars And her mother is all too uick to lash out wit I purchased Smelling Herself thinking it would be a departure from the grittiness of Terris

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“Stay out of grown folk’s business” her mother warns But grown folks don’t seem to care and Bernadine knows it is up to her to save Jessie Mae Monsters both imaginary and human stalk the night streets But Bernadine chokes back her fear and slips out into the dark hoping to find someone who will help Jessie Mae That courageous act triggers a series of terrifying events forcing Bernadine into a desperate fight for her own life Even if she manages to save herself can she save her family from the evil she has set loos I won this as a first reads I was excited the title was weird but the description caught me

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Smelling HerselfH her ever present extension cord Grow up That seems to be Bernadine’s only recourse But she soon discovers that growing up is a lot complicated than she imagined Then a couple moves into the apartment above Bernadine’s bringing with them a haunted looking underfed little girl named Jessie Mae Night after night strange noises and muffled screams from upstairs invade Bernadine’s dreams wrenching her awake By the time she figures out the ugly truth about what’s going on up there it just may be too late for Jessie Mae Smelling Herself is imbued with Bernadine's humor intelligence and kindred love as Terris M