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Uncomfortable conversations with a black boy / Emmanuel Acho.

Acho, Emmanuel, (author.). Acho, Emmanuel. Adaptation of (work): Uncomfortable conversations with a black man. (Added Author).

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Summary:

"Approaching every awkward, taboo, and uncomfortable question with openness and patience, Emmanuel Acho connects his own experience with race and racism--from attending majority-white prep schools to his time in the NFL playing on majority-black football teams--to insightful lessons in black history and black culture. Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Boy is just one way young readers can begin to short circuit racism within their own lives and communities." --Amazon.com.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Baker County Library 305.896073 .A179u 2021 (Text) 37814003342889 YOUNG ADULT - NEW Book System_Only_3months 09/08/2021 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781250801067
  • ISBN: 1250801060
  • Physical Description: 312 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Roaring Brook Press, 2021.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"A young readers' adaptation of Uncomfortable conversations with a black man"--Cover.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 302-312).
Summary, etc.:
"Approaching every awkward, taboo, and uncomfortable question with openness and patience, Emmanuel Acho connects his own experience with race and racism--from attending majority-white prep schools to his time in the NFL playing on majority-black football teams--to insightful lessons in black history and black culture. Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Boy is just one way young readers can begin to short circuit racism within their own lives and communities." --Amazon.com.
"For awkward questions white and non-black parents don't know how to answer, this is an essential guide to help support communication on how to dismantle racism amongst the youngest generation"--OCLC.
Subject: Racism > United States > Juvenile literature.
Anti-racism > Juvenile literature.
United States > Race relations > Juvenile literature.
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