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Open mic : riffs on life between cultures in ten voices / edited by Mitali Perkins.

Call number: TEEN 818.6 OPE
Publication: Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2013.
Publication date: 2013.
Subject: Race -- Social aspects.
Race relations.
Teen literature.
Title: Open mic : riffs on life between cultures in ten voices / edited by Mitali Perkins.
Edition: First edition.
Physical description: xiii, 127 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents note: Becoming Henry Lee / David Yoo -- Why I won't be watching the Last Airbender movie / Gene Luen Yang -- Talent Show / Cherry Cheva -- Voilà! / Debbie Rigaud -- Three-pointer / Mitali Perkins -- Like me / Varian Johnson -- Confessions of a black geek / Olugbemisola Rhuday-Perkovich -- Under Berlin / G. Neri -- Brotherly love / Francisco X. Stork -- Lexicon / Naomi Shihab Nye.
Summary note: Shares stories about growing up in diverse homes or communities, from an Asian youth who gains temporary popularity by making up a false background, to a biracial girl whose father clears subway seats by calmly sitting between two prejudiced women.
Added author: Perkins, Mitali, editor.
ISBN: 9780763658663 (reinforced)
0763658669 (reinforced)
Url for this record: http://sherloc.imcpl.org/?itemid=|library/marc/dynix|1467652
Bib No.: 1467652

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