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Some places more than others —Watson, Renée, author.
Book
2019
5 available of 6 items

Amara visits her father's family in Harlem for her twelfth birthday, hoping to better understand her family and herself, but New York City is not what she expected.

Piecing me together —Watson, Renée, author.
Book
2017
6 available of 6 items

Tired of being singled out at her mostly-white private school as someone who needs support, high school junior Jade would rather participate in the school's amazing Study Abroad program than join Women to Women, a mentor...

Harlem's little blackbird : the story of Florence Mills —Watson, Renée, author.
Book
2012
2 available of 4 items

A tribute to lesser-known Harlem Renaissance performer Florence Mills includes coverage of her youth as a child of former slaves, her singing and dancing performances that inspired songs and entire plays, and the struggl...

Betty before X —Shabazz, Ilyasah, author.
Book
2018
2 available of 3 items

Raised by her aunt until she is six, Betty, who will later marry Malcolm X, joins her mother and stepfamily in 1940s Detroit, where she learns about the civil rights movement.

What momma left me —Watson, Renée, author.
Book
2019
5 available of 5 items

After the death of their mother, thirteen-year-old Serenity Evans and her younger brother go to live with their grandparents, who try to keep them safe from bad influences and help them come to terms with what has happen...

Ways to make sunshine —Watson, Renée, author.
Book
2020
0 available of 8 items

The Hart family of Portland, Oregon, faces many setbacks after Ryan's father loses his job, but no matter what, Ryan tries to bring sunshine to her loved ones.

Betty before X —Shabazz, Ilyasah, author, narrator.
Book On CD
2017
1 available of 1 items

A novel inspired by the life of Betty Shabazz, the daughter of Malcolm X. In Detroit, 1945, eleven-year-old Betty's house doesn't quite feel like home. She believes her mother loves her, but she can't shake the feeling t...

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