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Pieces of Why

K. L. Going

From the award winning author of Fat Kid Rules the World and The Liberation of Gabriel King comes a lyrical, middle grade gem that asks all the hard questions and hits all the right notes--perfect for fans of Cynthia Rylant and Mockingbird by Kathryn Erskine Tia lives with her mom in a high-risk neighborhood in New Orleans and loves singing gospel in the Rainbow Choir with Keisha, her boisterous and assertive best friend. Tia's dream is to change the world with her voice; and by all accounts, she might be talented enough. But when a shooting happens in her neighborhood and she learns the truth about the crime that sent her father to prison years ago, Tia finds she can't sing anymore. The loss prompts her to start asking the people in her community hard questions--questions everyone has always been too afraid to ask. Full of humanity, Pieces of Why is a timely story that addresses grief, healing, and forgiveness, told through the eyes of a gifted girl who hears rhythm and song everywhere in her life.

From the award winning author of Fat Kid Rules the World and The Liberation of Gabriel King comes a lyrical, middle grade gem that asks all the hard questions and hits all the right notes--perfect for fans of Cynthia Rylant and Mockingbird by Kathryn Erskine Tia lives with her mom in a high-risk neighborhood in New Orleans and loves singing gospel in the Rainbow Choir with Keisha, her boisterous and assertive best friend. Tia's dream is to change the world with her voice; and by all accounts, she might be talented enough. But when a shooting happens in her neighborhood and she learns the truth about the crime that sent her father to prison years ago, Tia finds she can't sing anymore. The loss prompts her to start asking the people in her community hard questions--questions everyone has always been too afraid to ask. Full of humanity, Pieces of Why is a timely story that addresses grief, healing, and forgiveness, told through the eyes of a gifted girl who hears rhythm and song everywhere in her life.
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From the award winning author of Fat Kid Rules the World and The Liberation of Gabriel King comes a lyrical, middle grade gem that asks all the hard questions and hits all the right notes--perfect for fans of Cynthia Rylant and Mockingbird by Kathryn Erskine Tia lives with her mom in a high-risk neighborhood in New Orleans and loves singing gospel in the Rainbow Choir with Keisha, her boisterous and assertive best friend. Tia's dream is to change the world with her voice; and by all accounts, she might be talented enough. But when a shooting happens in her neighborhood and she learns the truth about the crime that sent her father to prison years ago, Tia finds she can't sing anymore. The loss prompts her to start asking the people in her community hard questions--questions everyone has always been too afraid to ask. Full of humanity, Pieces of Why is a timely story that addresses grief, healing, and forgiveness, told through the eyes of a gifted girl who hears rhythm and song everywhere in her life.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Azure Parsons

Length:

4h 37m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

00:11


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

00:11


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

05:37


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

07:28


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

04:59


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

05:22


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

06:11


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

08:28


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

03:59


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

07:07


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

07:13


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

06:31


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

04:10


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

02:18


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

07:13


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

07:58


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

02:04


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

07:02


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

02:04


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

05:30


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

05:38


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

02:12


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

02:50


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

07:04


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

05:10


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

03:51


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

03:32


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

04:28


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

05:24


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

06:55


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

05:41


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

04:14


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

07:33


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

05:27


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

05:05


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

05:19


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

06:50


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

06:17


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

06:12


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

07:45


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

04:13


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

05:57


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

05:49


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

06:16


Chapter 45
Chapter 45

04:35


Chapter 46
Chapter 46

04:22


Chapter 47
Chapter 47

05:02


Chapter 48
Chapter 48

05:07


Chapter 49
Chapter 49

05:55


Chapter 50
Chapter 50

06:36


Chapter 51
Chapter 51

02:59


Chapter 52
Chapter 52

03:06


Chapter 53
Chapter 53

05:30


Chapter 54
Chapter 54

02:42


Chapter 55
Chapter 55

00:27