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Woke : a young poet's call to justice / Mahogany L. Browne, with Elizabeth Acevedo and Olivia Gatwood ; foreword by Jason Reynolds ; illustrated by Theodore Taylor III.

Brown, Mahogany L., (author.). Acevedo, Elizabeth, (author.). Gatwood, Olivia, (author.). Reynolds, Jason, (writer of foreword.). Taylor, Theodore, III, (illustrator.).

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Summary:

"Historically poets have been on the forefront of social movements. Woke is a collection of poems by women that reflects the joy and passion in the fight for social justice, tackling topics from discrimination to empathy, and acceptance to speaking out.With Theodore Taylor's bright, emotional art, and writing from Mahogany L. Browne, Elizabeth Acevedo and Olivia Gatwood, kids will be inspired to create their own art and poems to express how they see justice and injustice." -- Provided by publisher.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Baker County Library 303.4 .B769w 2020 (Text) 37814003419315 JUV NON-FICTION - NEW Book System_Only_3months 10/06/2021 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781250311207
  • ISBN: 1250311209
  • Physical Description: 55 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Roaring Brook Press, 2020.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Activism, everywhere / Mahogany L. Browne -- The ability to be / Mahogany L. Browne -- In the next / Mahogany L. Browne -- The good body / Mahogany L. Browne -- Instructions on listening to the trees / Maghogany L. Browne -- I've been there before / Olivia Gatwood -- What's in a name? Maghogany L. Browne -- Gift of grace / Mahogany L. Browne -- say the names / Elizabeth Acevedo -- In between, there is light / Olivia Gatwood -- Unfurling poeple / Elizabeth Acevedo -- What is an intersection / Mahogany L. Browne and Olivia Gatwood -- Teeth dance with silver / Mahogany L. Browne -- Orchard of we / Mahogany L. Browne -- Blown-out stars whisper about justice / Mahogany L. Browne -- Amari explains a frown to her little brother / Mahogany L. Brown -- What's in my toolbox / Olivia Gatwood -- Right to after Claude McKay / Mahogany L. Brown -- Rock the boat / Elizabeth Acevedo -- We make a fist / Mahogany L. Browne -- The poet's pen / Mahogany L. Browne -- A me shaped box / Olivia Gatwood -- We carry our roots / Mahogany L. Browne and Elizabeth Acevedo -- Woke / Mahogany L. Browne.
Summary, etc.:
"Historically poets have been on the forefront of social movements. Woke is a collection of poems by women that reflects the joy and passion in the fight for social justice, tackling topics from discrimination to empathy, and acceptance to speaking out.With Theodore Taylor's bright, emotional art, and writing from Mahogany L. Browne, Elizabeth Acevedo and Olivia Gatwood, kids will be inspired to create their own art and poems to express how they see justice and injustice." -- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Social justice > Juvenile poetry.
Social change > Juvenile poetry.
Social justice > Juvenile poetry.
Children's poetry > Juvenile poetry.
Genre: Poetry.
Picture books.
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