Objects & Places from Yolonda's Genius

Carol Fenner
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Object Descriptions

The Marine Band Harmonica - The one relic Yolanda and Andrew's father leaves behind after he is killed in the line of duty.

Double-Dutch - A form of jump roping in which two girls spin the ropes simultaneously.

Willard School - The school both Yolanda and Andrew attend in Grand River, Michigan.

Asphalt Hill - The area of the park where the skateboarders practice.

Stellar's - The music store where Yolanda convinces the shop keeper that Andrew is a musical genius.

Chocolate Fudge Cake - What Yolanda teaches Shirley to bake.

Grant Park - The park in Chicago where the Blues festivals are held each night.

The Clothesline - What Shirley cuts down to use as a Double-Dutch jump rope.

Flute - Andrew's second instrument.

Quarters - The way in which Andrew's allowance is paid.

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