The year, 1936. The era, the Great Depression. The place, the South Side of Chicago. The story, a true account: growing up as John "Jack" Barker.
A rising high school freshman, Marissa Brown has been a writer for 8 months, with "That's a Fact Jack" being her first major publication. She enjoys exploring fictional and non fictional characters and adding her own creative style. In her spare time, Marissa enjoys writing songs on the piano and playing basketball.