The Resource For black girls like me, Mariama J. Lockington

For black girls like me, Mariama J. Lockington

Label
For black girls like me
Title
For black girls like me
Statement of responsibility
Mariama J. Lockington
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Eleven-year-old Makeda dreams of meeting her African American mother, while coping with serious problems in her white adopted family, a cross-country move, and being homeschooled
Summary
Eleven-year-old Makeda dreams of meeting her African American mother, while coping with serious problems in her white adopted family, a cross-country move, and being homeschooled
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Books, 2020.
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2019.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2019.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10798658
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lockington, Mariama
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.1.L6235
LC item number
For 2019
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 500
  • 500
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 7
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Identity (Psychology)
  • African Americans
  • Interracial adoption
  • Dysfunctional families
  • Home schooling
  • Moving, Household
  • Identity
  • African Americans
  • Interracial adoption
  • Family problems
  • Home schooling
  • Moving, Household
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
For black girls like me, Mariama J. Lockington
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2018035461
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
321 pages
Isbn
9780374308049
Lccn
2018035461
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1045201241
Label
For black girls like me, Mariama J. Lockington
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2018035461
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
321 pages
Isbn
9780374308049
Lccn
2018035461
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1045201241

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