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The Skin I'm In
by Sharon Flake


Overview - Maleeka suffers every day from the taunts of the other kids in her class. If they're not getting at her about her homemade clothes or her good grades, it's about her dark, black skin.When a new teacher, whose face is blotched with a startling white patch, starts at their school, Maleeka can see there is bound to be trouble for her too.  Read more...

 
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Overview
Maleeka suffers every day from the taunts of the other kids in her class. If they're not getting at her about her homemade clothes or her good grades, it's about her dark, black skin.When a new teacher, whose face is blotched with a startling white patch, starts at their school, Maleeka can see there is bound to be trouble for her too. But the new teacher's attitude surprises Maleeka. Miss Saunders loves the skin she's in. Can Maleeka learn to do the same?

 
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  • ISBN-13: 9781423103851
  • ISBN-10: 1423103858
  • Publisher: Jump at the Sun
  • Publish Date: July 2007
  • Page Count: 171
  • Reading Level: Ages 8-12
  • Dimensions: 8.2 x 5.4 x 0.4 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.45 pounds


Related Categories

Books > Juvenile Fiction > Social Themes - Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
Books > Juvenile Fiction > People & Places - United States - African-American

 
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