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Grown by Tiffany Jackson – Book Review

 

Title: Grown
Author: Tiffany D. Jackson
Publisher: Katherine Tegen Books
Release Date: September 15, 2020

Content Warning: The novel contains explicit content, including sexual abuse, rape, drug use and addiction, assault, child abuse, and kidnapping.

When Enchanted Jones wakes up with blood on her hands, the mystery of Korey Fields’ death is fraught with questions, accusations, and a reckoning about a young girl suffering from unspeakable abuse. That is now.

This was then. Enchanted navigates life as a big sister, life in the predominantly white suburbs, and life as one of the only Black students at a private school. No matter the changes around her, one thing has never changed – her singing aspirations. Enchanted loves to sing, and