Francene Haliburton-Francis’s Newly Released “728 Lenox Avenue Haliburton Home Squared” Is a Lyrical Expression of Life, Childhood, and Education

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“728 Lenox Avenue Haliburton Home Squared”, from Christian Faith Publishing author Francene Haliburton-Francis, Ed.D., is a nuanced collection of lyrical verses and memoir pieces that tell of the author’s life growing up influenced by her environment within the African American and Christian society, and how through her three-decade-long career as a teacher she recognizes how intimately a child’s life is shaped beyond their control.

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“728 Lenox Avenue Haliburton Home Squared” is an introspective teacher’s book of thoughts and memories. “728 Lenox Avenue Haliburton Home Squared” is the creation of published author Francene Haliburton-Francis, Ed.D., an ISD educator from Waco, Texas, out on a mission.

Haliburton-Francis, Ed.D. writes, “This is a book of poetry. It expresses the impact personal childhood memories have had on the author’s adult life. The author shares personal narratives to demonstrate how she has been shaped by her family, the African American culture, and most importantly, by her Christian belief. Her stories emphasize the vital role a child’s home environment can play in all aspects of the child’s adult life, both positively and negatively.

Her poetry has been inspired by her thirty-three years’ experience as an educator. The reader will gain an enlightened perspective about the challenges being managed in today’s public schools. A few poems even inspire solutions. She is convinced that her Christian belief system has the power to transform lives. Her desire is for her poetry to inform churches of the social ills threatening our children’s future, in hope that the Church will be moved to action, spreading the good news. She knows from personal experience that living according to a godly belief system can improve anybody’s quality of life. The poems are simple to understand but are able to engage the reader in meaningful thoughts. Discover the experience for yourself, and then share it with others.”

Published by Christian Faith Publishing, Francene Haliburton-Francis’s new book is a bold statement about the role of education in society and the obligation of educators and church leaders to address these ills.

With generous takes from her personal life, Haliburton-Francis, Ed.D. takes a fresh view of the education issue from the patterns and problems she discovered in her own upbringing.

View a synopsis of “728 Lenox Avenue Haliburton Home Squared” on YouTube.

Consumers can purchase “728 Lenox Avenue Haliburton Home Squared” at traditional brick & mortar bookstores, or online at, Apple iTunes store, or Barnes and Noble.

For additional information or inquiries about “728 Lenox Avenue Haliburton Home Squared”, contact the Christian Faith Publishing media department at 866-554-0919.

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