Black Enough: Stories of Being Young & Black in America
Ibi Zoboi

Black Enough: Stories of Being Young & Black in America

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Edited by National Book Award finalist Ibi Zoboi, and featuring some of the most acclaimed bestselling Black authors writing for teens today--Black Enough is an essential collection of captivating stories about what it's like to be young and Black in America. This young adult novel is an excellent choice for accelerated tween readers in grades 7 to 8, especially during homeschooling. It's a fun way to keep your child entertained and engaged while not in the classroom.

Black is...sisters navigating their relationship at summer camp in Portland, Oregon, as written by Ren e Watson.

Black is...three friends walking back from the community pool talking about nothing and everything, in a story by Jason Reynolds.

Black is...Nic Stone's high-class beauty dating a boy her momma would never approve of.

Black is...two girls kissing in Justina Ireland's story set in Maryland.

Black is urban and rural, wealthy and poor, mixed race, immigrants, and more--because there are countless ways to be Black enough.

Contributors:
Justina Ireland
Varian Johnson
Rita Williams-Garcia
Dhonielle Clayton
Kekla Magoon
Leah Henderson
Tochi Onyebuchi
Jason Reynolds
Nic Stone
Liara Tamani
Ren e Watson
Tracey Baptiste
Coe Booth
Brandy Colbert
Jay Coles
Ibi Zoboi
Lamar Giles

 

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Published by: Balzer + Bray
Pub date: 01/07/2020
Binding type: Paperback
Pages: 416
ISBN: 9780062698735
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  • Description

    Edited by National Book Award finalist Ibi Zoboi, and featuring some of the most acclaimed bestselling Black authors writing for teens today--Black Enough is an essential collection of captivating stories about what it's like to be young and Black in America. This young adult novel is an excellent choice for accelerated tween readers in grades 7 to 8, especially during homeschooling. It's a fun way to keep your child entertained and engaged while not in the classroom.

    Black is...sisters navigating their relationship at summer camp in Portland, Oregon, as written by Ren e Watson.

    Black is...three friends walking back from the community pool talking about nothing and everything, in a story by Jason Reynolds.

    Black is...Nic Stone's high-class beauty dating a boy her momma would never approve of.

    Black is...two girls kissing in Justina Ireland's story set in Maryland.

    Black is urban and rural, wealthy and poor, mixed race, immigrants, and more--because there are countless ways to be Black enough.

    Contributors:
    Justina Ireland
    Varian Johnson
    Rita Williams-Garcia
    Dhonielle Clayton
    Kekla Magoon
    Leah Henderson
    Tochi Onyebuchi
    Jason Reynolds
    Nic Stone
    Liara Tamani
    Ren e Watson
    Tracey Baptiste
    Coe Booth
    Brandy Colbert
    Jay Coles
    Ibi Zoboi
    Lamar Giles