When a fourteen-year-old girl is the alleged victim of a terrible act of racial violence, the incident shocks and galvanizes her community, exacerbating the racial tension that has been simmering...
Author: Oates, Joyce CarolSummary:
Author: Grimes, NikkiSummary:
This thought-provoking companion to Nikki Grimes' Coretta Scott King Award-winning Bronx Masquerade shows the capacity poetry has to express ideas and feelings, and connect us with ourselves and...
Author: Cross-Smith, LeesaSummary:
From Kentucky to the California desert, these forty-two short stories follow girls and women in moments of obsessive desire and fantasy, wildness, brokenness and fearlessness, and more.