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JerryJennings made a comment Mar 06 2021
"American as Paneer Pie by Supriya Kelkar is a story worth telling. Sixth grader, Lekha Divekar is our narrator. She is a first generation Indian American and living in a fictional, predominantly white, suburb of Detroit in recent times. I see t..." Permalink
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JerryJennings moved a title to their Completed shelf Mar 06 2021
When a racist incident rocks her small Michigan town, eleven-year-old Lekha must decide whether to speak up or stay silent, even as she struggles to navigate her life at home, where she can be herself, and at school, where she is teased about her...
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JerryJennings added a title to their For later shelf Jan 24 2021
"In a small but turbulent Louisiana town, one boy's grief takes him beyond the bayous of his backyard, to learn that there is no right way to be yourself"-- Provided by publisher.
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JerryJennings made a comment Jan 21 2021
"Land of the Cranes by Aida Salazar (2020) is remarkable, heart-wrenching, timely. This book was written for middle schoolers. I say it is for everyone wanting to engage with contemporary issues that the Kirkus Review (June 2020) identified as “ze..." Permalink
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