Lena

Version: Unabridged
Author: Jacqueline Woodson
Narrator: Kate Forbes
Genres: Fiction & Literature
Publisher: Recorded Books
Published In: January 2004
# of Units: 3 CDs
Length: 3 hours
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Overview

Thirteen-year-old Lena and her younger sister Dion mourn the death of their mother as they hitchhike from Ohio to Kentucky while running away from their abusive father.

Author Details

Author Details

Woodson, Jacqueline

Jacqueline Woodson, winner of the Margaret A. Edwards Award for lifetime achievement in writing for young adults, is the author of Feathers, Newbery Honor winner Show Way, Miraclea (TM)s Boys (recipient of a Coretta Scott King Award and a Los Angeles Times Book Prize), Locomotion and Hush (both National Book Award finalists), among many others. She lives in Brooklyn, New York.