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Fire in the Ashes
Twenty-Five Years Among the Poorest Children in America
Written by Jonathan Kozol

Fire in the Ashes
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Category: Social Science - Sociology - Urban; Social Science - Children's Studies; Social Science - Poverty
Imprint: Crown
Format: Hardcover
Pub Date: August 2012
Price: $27.00
Can. Price: $32.00
ISBN: 978-1-4000-5246-2 (1-4000-5246-7)
Pages: 368
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download, eBook and a trade paperback.


CONTENTS

 
Part One: The Shadow of the Past
1. The Journey Begins
2. Eric and His Sister
3. Pietro and His Children
4. Silvio: Invincible
5. Alice Washington: The Details of Life
 
Part Two: A Bright Shining Light
6. Survivors
7. The Boy Who Ate a Giant Bag of Cookies While He Walked Me All Around the Neighborhood, and His Very Interesting Mom
8. Pineapple Comes of Age (Part One)
9. Pineapple in All Her Glory (And Still Bossing Me Around)
10. A Life of the Mind (Jeremy, Part One)
11. No Easy Victories (Jeremy, Part Two)
12. The Killing Fields
13. Number Our Days
 
Epilogue: Pineapple Has a Few More Things to Say
  





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