- Published: New York : Vintage Contemporaries/Vintage Books, 1997.
- Year Published: 1997
- Description: 139 p. ; 21 cm.
- Language: English
- Format: Book
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[Precious] "includes the novel Push and a reader's guide"--Cover.
Relentless, remorseless, and inspirational, this "horrific, hope-filled story" ("Newsday") is certain to haunt a generation of readers. Precious Jones, 16 years old and pregnant by her father with her second child, meets a determined and highly radical teacher who takes her on a journey of transformation and redemption.
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