Life isnat easy for Brooklyn Rideaux. Growing up in athe warda in Houston, Texas, Brooklyn feels like her family is always evolving. First, her mother, Mama Betty, takes in a newborn whose mother couldnat care for her anymore, and then Brooklynas three cousins come to live with her. And to top it off, Brooklynas sister, Pearl, just had a baby of her own. Add in Brooklynas elderly live in grandmother, and Brooklyn feels like sheas lost in the shuffle. After Brooklynas father, Tommy Boy, is sent to prison, Mama Betty does what she can to keep the family together. But the more Brooklyn feels pushed to the side and unwanted, the more she feels pressured to look for love in other placesaoften resulting in harsh consequences and a life full of drama. Itas not until after a failed suicide attempt that Brooklyn realizes she needs to change and then accepts the Lord into her life as her Savior. It is only through Godas help and love that Brooklyn will be able to overcome lifeas obstacles and seek His ultimate plan for her. Will she rely on Godas help to free herself from the obstacles keeping her from His plan for her life?aYeah, but ita#39;s a stick shift and you know Mike didna#39;t teach me how to drive his car, just your car.a aWell, maa#39;am this here is a really nice car and I thinkI can get you around what you are looking to pay for it and I will even give your daughter a few anbsp;...
|Title||:||Left, but Not Alone|
|Author||:||De'Monica N. Cooper|
|Publisher||:||iUniverse - 2011-10-26|