The season is full of surprising and challenging moments as Toya continues to balance her life while supporting her mother through drug addiction and watching over her four brothers: Walter, Rudy, Casey, and Josh, at very pivotal turning points in their lives. The eldest sibling, Walter, recently released from a year prison term is determined to turn his life around; Rudy is playing when he should be serious about continuing his education; Casey is learning the importance of fatherhood at a very young age, and Josh is dealing with the trials and tribulations of everyday life. Surrounded by her loved ones, Toya welcomes a new relationship with the potential of marriage to music mogul, MempHitz while balancing the challenge of raising her year-old daughter Reginae. With the compassion of a superwoman, Toya finds herself overcoming the odds and reaching unimaginable heights. She has a beautiful home, good friends, and is pursuing her dreams. In spite of appearances, hers has been a life of peaks and valleys.
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Kamuro Although these is no specific piece or passage that I would use in a mini-lesson, this would be a great mentor text. IF i Had the choice do do oriceless differently i would not change a bit becuase if it wasnt for the things she went throught she probley would havent wrote the book for been famous to day. Alsoother characters in the book are.
In Priceless Inspiration, Toya takes the reader through the pain of being a teenage pficeless struggling to raise a child while still a child herself without the benefit of pricelesd guidance of her own mother.
To be honest, I was a bit prejudiced. In Priceless InspirationToya takes the reader through the pain of being a teenage mother struggling to raise a child while still a child herself—without the benefit of the guidance of her own mother. The book was published by Farrah Gray Publishing, which I feel could have done a much better job on aantonia editing, as there were missing words and some minor misspellings.
The few family members who wanted more for her, she rebelled even harder against. Abandoned by her parents as a child, she was passed from family member to family member as her mother sank deeper into her drug addiction. I could tell that she was passionate about writing her book by the things she shared, and I could see how determined she was about touching the lives of younger girls. See, my world is different Refresh and try again.
This inspiratilns the personal connection Toya intended to have with the readers. Priceless Inspirations is By Antonia Carter. It took me two days to read this book. Although I could not relate to Toya on any of these situations, I honestly felt like Toya was telling me these things about her life herself. Jul 17, Nes rated it really liked it. Aug 01, Fawn rated it it was amazing. She discusses the relationship with her ex-husband, friends, and family members freely, with a tone of maturity and forgiveness.
Also i would recomend it to everone becuased its an amazing book. There is at least one thing in this read that everyone can relate to. I purchased this book about 5 years ago and never completed it until now.
I wolud recommendd this book to somebody who likes reality things like me and whos been married at a young age or pregant. She grew up longing for a relationship with her mother, and yet ashamed of her through the harsh words of neighbors and even some anotnia. The characters in the book convey the message becuase they all are apart of her life and went through the problems by bring her happiness.
Priceless Inspirations by Antonia Carter Antonia Carter gave some great advice that young girls and women should pay attention to. She made sure she spoke directly to her readers though her priceless gems that were at the end of every chapter which is why I believe she uses the writing craft of voice so well. It is for people who need encouragement that comes from Mrs.
THe desisons Toya has to make from puting lil wayne on child support ,dealing with her mother beening on drugsmoving from houses to house. Priceless Inspirations Jan 09, Angie D. With an OverDrive account, you can save your favorite libraries for at-a-glance information about availability. Are you sure you want to leave this group? Apr 30, Ciara marked it as to-read. I would recommend this book to teenage girls and women because of the type of stories she shares.
Sep 16, Jblackmon rated it really liked it. Just in case the reader could not infer exactly what the message of each chapter was, she took the time to write out a priceless gem at the end of each chapter so that women knew exactly what the message was before moving on to the next chapter.
Cartee uses person against person conflict, person against nature, and internal conflict to help us understand antpnia life and everything that she went through. Preview — Priceless Inspirations by Antonia Carter.
Toya uses her voice to express situations that connect her to the readers. Also she gives inspirational tips that you can look back on so that you kno how to deal with certain sitiuations. Related Posts.
NObody is the bad guy but there were people in her life that was cuased most of her problems. Priceless Inspirations is By Antonia Carter. One reason I believe that Toya uses conflict good in her writing is because she touched on different areas of conflict. She is a very strong woman for not only enduring all of challenges in life but for sharing her story with the world as well. Spread the word caretr Read Print Tweet. Open Preview See a Problem?
Priceless Inspirations by Antonia "Toya" Carter (2011, Paperback)
Shelves: reading-like-a-writer , young-adult-readers I have had this book since the date it was released in , but I recently picked it back up to start reading it again. Priceless Inspirations is an autobiography written by Antonia Wright, also known as Toya, the ex-wife of rapper Lil Wayne. In this book, Toya shares personal accounts that were previously private and hidden from the publics eye. Since shes famous, people would think that her life has I have had this book since the date it was released in , but I recently picked it back up to start reading it again. Toya was abandoned as a child and forced to become a woman sooner than most, giving birth at the age of fifteen. In this book, Toya covers several topics including boys to men, sex and love, pregnancy and motherhood, heartbreak and healing, money and fame, and many more obstacles women face everyday. In Priceless Inspirations, Toya uses her voice and point of view to speak directly to women across the world and share the wisdom she has gained over the years.
Kamuro Although these is no specific piece or passage that I would use in a mini-lesson, this would be a great mentor text. IF i Had the choice do do oriceless differently i would not change a bit becuase if it wasnt for the things she went throught she probley would havent wrote the book for been famous to day. Alsoother characters in the book are. In Priceless Inspiration, Toya takes the reader through the pain of being a teenage pficeless struggling to raise a child while still a child herself without the benefit of pricelesd guidance of her own mother.