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Black girl, white girl

Patricia Moyes

Black girl, white girl

by Patricia Moyes

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  • 26 Currently reading

Published by G.K. Hall in Boston, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Tibbett, Henry (Fictitious character) -- Fiction,
    • Tibbett, Emmy (Fictitious character) -- Fiction,
    • Married people -- Fiction,
    • Police spouses -- Fiction,
    • Police -- Great Britain -- Fiction,
    • Large type books

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPatricia Moyes.
      SeriesG.K. Hall large print book series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR6063.O9 B49 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination324 p. (large print) ;
      Number of Pages324
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1862557M
      ISBN 100816150117
      LC Control Number90020237
      OCLC/WorldCa22597322

      About: Well-Read Black Girl is a collection of essays written by Black women writers and is curated by the founder of the popular eponymous book club, Glory Edim. Praise: “Yes, Well-Read Black. I wasn’t there, and I wasn’t a six-foot black girl, but that’s the truth.’ ” [2] Influenced by Black authors like Langston Hughes, W.E.B. Du Bois and Paul Lawrence Dunbar, her love of.

        Young black girls are now likely to be arrested at 30 times the rate of white boys and girls together, according to a new report by the advocacy group .   Sue Monk Kidd's The Secret Life of Bees might have been written with the calculation of getting chosen for Oprah's Book Club. (It wasn't, though it did make Good Morning America's reading list.)The novel is a coming-of-age story about a white girl, Lily Owens (Dakota Fanning), who flees her abusive father and, in the company of her black nanny Rosaleen, finds refuge and surrogate.

        Edim is the founder of Well-Read Black Girl, a Brooklyn-based book club, which inspired the book, "Well-Read Black Girl: Finding Our Stories, Discovering Ourselves," a .   In the Madeleine L’Engle novel, Meg is white. “I wanted to make sure all girls see themselves in the film,” DuVernay says. As for Dias, Black Girl Books has expanded its mission.


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