Amber was Brave, Essie was Smart
Vera B. Williams
A series of poems tells how two sisters help each other deal with life while their mother is working and their father has been sent to jail.
Family Relationships; Incarceration; prison; jail; father in prison
mother and father
Lasting Connections, 2001
sisters; children; American poetry
Williams, Vera B., "Amber was Brave, Essie was Smart" (2004). Diverse Families. 830.