Our stories, our voices : 21 YA authors get real about injustice, empowerment, and growing up female in America / edited by Amy Reed.
- 2 of 2 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
- 2 of 2 copies available at Cass County.
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Cass County Library-Harrisonville||YA 305.4209 OUR 2020 (Text)||0002205651181||Young Adult Non-Fiction||Available||-|
|Cass County Library-Northern Resource Center||YA 305.4209 OUR 2020 (Text)||0002205651199||Young Adult Non-Fiction||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9781534409002
- ISBN: 1534409009
- Physical Description: xii, 288 pages ; 22 cm
- Edition: First Simon Pulse paperback edition.
- Publisher: New York : Simon Pulse, 
|Formatted Contents Note:||
My immigrant American dream / Sandhya Menon -- Her hair was not of gold / Anna-Marie McLemore -- Finding my feminism / Amy Reed -- Unexpected pursuits: embracing my indigeneity & creativity / Christine Day -- Chilled monkey brains / Sona Charaipotra -- Roar / Jaye Robin Brown -- Easter offering / Brandy Colbert -- Trumps and trunchbulls / Alexandra Duncan -- Tiny battles / Maurene Goo -- These words are mine / Stephanie Kuehnert -- Fat and loud / Julie Murphy -- Myth making: in the wake of hardship / Somaiya Daud -- Changing constellations / Nina LaCour -- One who defines me / Aisha Saeed -- In our genes / Hannah Moskowitz -- An accidental activist / Ellen Hopkins -- Dreams deferred and other explosions / Ilene (I.W.) Gregorio -- Not like the other girls / Martha Brockenbrough -- Is something bothering you? / Jenny Torres Sanchez -- What I've learned about silence / Amber Smith -- Black girl, becoming / Tracy Deonn Walker.
In this collection of essays, young adult authors explore their experiences of injustice, empowerment, and growing up female in America. They explore themes on the intersection of race and gender; women and weight; first sexual experience; the devastation of rape culture; and much more. -- adapted from jacket.
|Target Audience Note:||
Age 14 and up.
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