Whitewash

People, Identity & Culture
Race & Racism
Author(s):
Ntozake Shange
Illustrator(s):
Michael Sporn
Age Group:
8-12
Publisher:
Walker & Company
ISBN:
978-0802784919
Year:
People, Identity & Culture
Race & Racism

Based on an actual incident, this book tells the story of a young African-American girl who is traumatized when a gang of white boys attack her and her brother on their way home from school and spray-paints her face white.

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Under My Hijab

Hena Khan

As a young girl observes six very different women in her life who each wear the hijab in a unique way, she also dreams of the rich possibilities of her own future, and how she will express her own personality through her hijab.

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