Brother book cover

Winner of several awards and accolades, this novel gives voice to growing up in the 90’s in a tough Toronto neighborhood called the Park. Two brothers, Michael and Francis, try to balance the conflicting expectations of home and neighborhood. They struggle to prove themselves on the street, while still holding onto their ambitions beyond the streets as well. This is a well written quick read that is engaging and deals with important issues like racism and masculinity.

 

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