Pecan Pie Baby
Family Relationships; Single parent; single mother
When Mama's pregnancy draws attention away from Gia, she worries that the special bond they share will disappear forever once the baby is born
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pregnancy; mother and child; family; jealousy; babies; infants
Woodson, Jacqueline, "Pecan Pie Baby" (2013). DIVerse Families. 621.