Tar beach is the story of a young girl named cassie lightfoot and her unique perspective of harlem in the 1930s cassie flies above her black tar rooftop and has a birds eye view of her city in which she recounts some of the different things she sees such as her most prized possession the george washington bridge and her fathers workplace at a union building where he is a . Faith ringgold was born in harlem but now divides her time between new jersey and la jolla california she is a professor of fine art at the university of california at san diego where she teaches for half of the year. Cassie louise lightfoot has a dream to be free to go wherever she wants for the rest of her life one night up on quottar beachquot the rooftop of her familys harlem apartment building her dream comes true. I will always remember when the stars fell down around me and lifted me up above the george washington bridge cassie louise lightfoot eight years old in 1939 has a dream to be free to go wherever she wants for the rest of her life
How it works:
1. Register a Free 1 month Trial Account.
2. Download as many books as you like ( Personal use )
3. No Commitment. Cancel anytime.
4. Join Over 100.000 Happy Readers.
5. That's it. What you waiting for? Sign Up and Get Your Books.