Chances are you were moved by the story of Claireece Precious Jones. Whether you were first exposed to her in the novel “Push” or you saw her on the big screen in “Precious” the story of a 16 year old girl from Harlem who’s been raped and impregnated by her father is one that sticks with you.
Now, Sapphire has taken on the daunting task of penning a sequel to this novel turned feature film. It’s called “The Kid” and chronicles the life of Precious’ son Abdul.
**Small but huge spoiler alert**
If you’re looking to catch up with Precious in this sequel you won’t find her here. The novel opens at Precious’ funeral.
You can find out more about this upcoming novel at AOL’s Black Voices.