Gail Devers: A Runner's Dream (Young Biography Series)

Katherine Mead

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Zinio is a new downloadable subscription magazine service available to all Pueblo County Residents with a library card. Walking alone, surrounded by the crowd, she eventually reached the south end of Park Street and sat down on a bench to wait for a city bus to take her to her mother’s workplace. Knippling, Alpana Sharma, ed., Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1996. (Olin Ref PS 153 M56 N53 1996) Presents a critical introduction to post-World War II immigrant literatures of the United States, including work by Asian-American, Caribbean-American, European-American, and Mexican-American writers.
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Bronzeville Boys and Girls

Gwendolyn Brooks, Faith Ringgold

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It reveals your assumptions and digs deep into your psyche to bring out preconceived notions of culture in relation to the micro-cultures and subgroups that make up identity and your role within society. Some good recent book connections are Global Warming by Laurence Pringle, Everybody’s Somebody’s Lunch by Cherie Mason and Plant Book: Starting with Nature Book by Pamela Hickman. Joe Hayes, master storyteller, tells the tale of two young girls who refuse to help out around the house.
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A Little Tiger in the Chinese Night: An Autobiography in Art

Song Nan Zhang

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Her story, The Bite of the Mango of survival as a a victim of civil war to becoming a UNICEF Special Representative is an inspiring story of courage and triumph. Rather than a straight narrative, the book is a series of fifteen connected stories told in reverse order detailing the lives of four sisters and their parents. The diversity of the people is identified and shown to make up one “family” in America. Naturally, the other animals did not like this very much. These multicultural books let your kids see into other children’s lives and imagine themselves in that shoes.
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Sports Great Isiah Thomas (Sports Great Books)

Ron Knapp

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There were two Ashanti village weavers whose cloth was know far and wide. A Long Way from Chicago is from Mary Alice’s older brother’s perspective during their eight summers at Grandma Dowel’s farm and the antics they got into. Through multiple and multicultural programs over 15,000 school children receive educational classes in subjects ranging from visual arts to pie making. For assistance in locating and obtaining journal articles, please contact the Reference Desk at 518-474-5355.
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Demanding Justice: A Story About Mary Ann Shadd Cary

Jeri Ferris

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It includes images, text, and audio components in both Spanish and English. Sponsored exhibitions include the NCECA Biennial, the NCECA Invitational and the National Student Juried Exhibition. We have been somewhat surprised to discover that that isn’t necessarily, nor solely, the case. In addition, this database includes the Lexi-PAL Drug Guide which covers 1,300 generic drug patient education sheets with more than 4,700 brand names HeritageQuest features the U. Some good recent book connections are Global Warming by Laurence Pringle, Everybody’s Somebody’s Lunch by Cherie Mason and Plant Book: Starting with Nature Book by Pamela Hickman.
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Toni Morrison (Woa) (Women of Achievement)

Jean F. Blashfield

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In this poetic memoir that’s nothing short of enchanting, Margarita Engle, the first Latina woman to receive a Newbery Honor, tells of growing up as a child of two cultures during the Cold War. The changing face of English literary and cultural studies in a transnational environment. Detroit: Gale, 1979. (Uris Ref Z 1229 N39 A25; also Olin, Africana) Really two volumes in one: section one is entitled Afro-American Poetry, 1760-1975 and section two is Afro-American Drama, 1850-1975.
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Pia Toya: A Goshute Indian Legend

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J58 1998 NWTC Latino and Latina writers Provides biographies of American writers of Hispanic origins—whether Chicano/a, Puerto Rican, Cuban, or Dominican—and summaries and discussion of their works. This may include the use of so called "site download" software. Contact your library to find out how to get a copy of these articles. The Little Rock police, fearful that they could not control the increasingly unruly mob in front of the school, removed the Nine later that morning.
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Our People

Angela Shelf Medearis

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A multicultural portrait of the Great Depression. Instead you ought to say, “If the Lord wills, we shall live and we shall do this or that.” Therefore, my beloved brothers, be steadfast, immovable, always abounding in the work of the Lord, knowing that in the Lord your labor is not in vain. She has co-authored four books for children, all published in India. His passion for public service and vision for Canada are shaped by his experiences and influences — his father, Pierre, and mother, Margaret; the Trudeau and Sinclair families; his roots in the East and West, French and English.
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Explore More about Iroquois Tribes in History!

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Redfern: National Association for the Visual Arts. A project such as the directions home book, requires students to use information and visual literacy skills to find images that support their journey from school to home. He played a key role supporting the Maryland Dream Act in 2011. This international version of the Cinderella story travels throughout the world linking the cultures of Appalachia, Mexico, the West Indies, Ireland, Germany, France, Zimbabwe, India, Russia, Iraq, India, Korea, Japan, and China.
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Chin Lin Sou: Chinese-American Leader (Great Lives in

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The adventure kept my adrenaline pumping. You can do this by displaying bulletin boards, posters, belief, which has been refuted by research, that (New York Teachers College Press, 1999). subtle and blatant stereotypes of ethnic groups. young children is Louise Derman-Sparks and the A. BooksShould Be Free is primarily an audio book download location, but it also has links to text versions of the works it has listed. It has been the focus of misinformation and undermining attacks, even in Ellen’s lifetime, partly due to a wrong application of and misguided use of her writings.
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