It Ain't All For Nothin'

Author: Walter Dean Myers

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Conflict

Life in Harlem isn't easy, but Tippy and his grandmother are doing okay. Then Grandma Carrie gets sick, and Tippy goes to live with Lonnie, his father. Lonnie's got his own thing going on, and he doesn't have much room in his life for a son he barely knows -- unless, that is, Tippy is willing to walk the far side of the fine line between right and wrong. Grandma Carrie always said if he had Jesus in his heart there wasn't anything to worry about, but sometimes it's not that simple.

Summary

When Tippy's grandmother gets sick, And Tippy has to stay with his Father for a while.
Tippy's life isn't really easy in Harlem, But him and his Grandma Carrie are making it. Then when Grandma Carrie gets sick everything goes bad, And this means Tippy might have to move in with his Father who is not quite ready to take care of his son yet.
This book is very recommended to all users of any age.

Presented By: Mego Miles