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The Resource Child, please : how Mama's old-school lessons helped me check myself before I wrecked myself, Ylonda Gault Caviness

Child, please : how Mama's old-school lessons helped me check myself before I wrecked myself, Ylonda Gault Caviness

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Child, please : how Mama's old-school lessons helped me check myself before I wrecked myself
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Child, please
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how Mama's old-school lessons helped me check myself before I wrecked myself
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Ylonda Gault Caviness
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Child, please
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how mamas old-school lessons helped me check myself before I wrecked myself
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Language
eng
Summary
"In this wise and funny memoir, Ylonda Gault Caviness describes her journey to the realization that all the parenting advice she was obsessively devouring as a new parent didn't mean scratch compared to her mama's old school wisdom as a strong black woman and mother"--
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The author describes her transforming parental journey, when, by the time she had started raising her third child, she realized that she should have been following her mother's sage advice all along
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649/.1
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no index present
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non fiction
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adult
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how mama's old-school lessons helped me check myself before I wrecked myself
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Child, please : how Mama's old-school lessons helped me check myself before I wrecked myself, Ylonda Gault Caviness
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nc
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Contents
Introduction Child, Please -- Get Ready, You Mutha, for teh Big Payback -- Ain't It Funky Now? -- Don't Start Smelling Yourself -- Check Yourself before You Wreck Yourself --Let's Take It to the Bridge -- Gotta Fight the Power That Be -- Some Try to Fool You; Some Try to School You -- Oops! Upside the Head -- Three the Hard Way -- Talking Loud and Saying Nothing -- Don't Let the Mother-Suckers Get You Down -- Feeling Froggy? -- Did I Stutter? -- They Call It Stormy Monday (...but Tuesday's Just as Bad) -- A Brand-New Bag -- Go 'Head on--Wit'cha Bad Self -- What We 'Bout to Do Right Here Is Go Back -- Act Like You Got Some Sense -- Reunited 'Cause We Understood -- One Nation under a Groove -- Sho' You Right -- Acknowledgments
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ocn905969885
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xv, 300 pages
Isbn
9780399169960
Isbn Type
(Hardcover)
Lccn
2015001025
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unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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n
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illustrations
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(OCoLC)905969885
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Child, please : how Mama's old-school lessons helped me check myself before I wrecked myself, Ylonda Gault Caviness
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction Child, Please -- Get Ready, You Mutha, for teh Big Payback -- Ain't It Funky Now? -- Don't Start Smelling Yourself -- Check Yourself before You Wreck Yourself --Let's Take It to the Bridge -- Gotta Fight the Power That Be -- Some Try to Fool You; Some Try to School You -- Oops! Upside the Head -- Three the Hard Way -- Talking Loud and Saying Nothing -- Don't Let the Mother-Suckers Get You Down -- Feeling Froggy? -- Did I Stutter? -- They Call It Stormy Monday (...but Tuesday's Just as Bad) -- A Brand-New Bag -- Go 'Head on--Wit'cha Bad Self -- What We 'Bout to Do Right Here Is Go Back -- Act Like You Got Some Sense -- Reunited 'Cause We Understood -- One Nation under a Groove -- Sho' You Right -- Acknowledgments
Control code
ocn905969885
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xv, 300 pages
Isbn
9780399169960
Isbn Type
(Hardcover)
Lccn
2015001025
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)905969885

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