Recommended by Pam Embry

Book Cover Hope in the UnseenA Hope in the Unseen: An American Odyssey from the Inner City to the Ivy League

by Ron Suskind
Pulitzer Prize Winning Author

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Publisher’s Description
A Hope in the Unseen introduces a teenager who studies as if his life depends on it–and it does.  An honor student walking the gauntlet of sneers and threats at his crime-infested high school in Washington, D.C., Cedric Jennings achieves the impossible: a 4.02 grade-point average and acceptance into Brown University.  Yet the Ivy League world… Read more…

Pam’s Comments
An exciting, suspenseful and heartwarming story that I know folks will enjoy.