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YA FIC FLA
Edition
First edition.
Descript.
321 pages ; 22 cm
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Note
Includes bibliographic references.
"A sister novel to the bestselling 'The Skin I'm in" -- cover.
Summary
In The Skin I'm In, readers saw into the life of Maleeka Madison, a teen who suffered from the ridicule she received because of her dark skin color. For decades fans have wanted to know the fate of the bully who made Maleeka's life miserable, Char. Charlese Jones, with her raw, blistering voice speaks the truths many girls face, offering insight to some of the causes and conditions that make a bully. Turned out of the only home she has known, Char boards a bus to nowhere where she is lured into the dangerous web of human trafficking. Much is revealed behind the complex system of men who take advantage of vulnerable teens in the underbelly of society. While Char might be frightened, she remains strong and determined to bring herself and her fellow victims out of the dark and back into the light, reminding us why compassion is a powerful cure to the ills of the world. Sharon Flake's bestselling, Coretta Scott King Award-winning novel The Skin I'mIn was a game changer when it was first published more than twenty years ago. It redefined young adult literature by presenting characters, voices, and real-world experiences that had not been fully seen. Now Flake offers readers another timely and radical story of a girl on the brink and how her choices will lead her to either fall, or fly.
Subject
Alt Author
Companion to (work) : Flake, Sharon G. Skin I'm in.
Title
Life I am in
ISBN/ISSN
9781338573176 (hardcover)
1338573179 (hardcover)
Call #
704.042 I
Edition
First edition.
Descript.
127 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
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Bibliog.
Includes bibliographical references (pages [120]-121) and index.
Contents
Introduction -- Timeline -- Guan Daosheng (1262-1319) -- Christine de Pizan (1364-1430) -- Lavinia Fontana (1552-1614) -- Elisabetta Sirani (1638-1665) -- Élisabeth Louise Vigée Le Brun (1755-1842) -- Julia Margaret Cameron (1815-1879) -- Rosa Bonheur (1822-1899) -- Harriet Powers (1837-1910) -- Mary Edmonia Lewis (1844-1907) -- Mary Cassatt (1844-1926) -- Nampeyo (1859-1942) -- Beatrix Potter (1866-1943) -- Elements and Principles of Art and Design -- Jeanne Paquin (1869-1936) -- Julia Morgan (1872-1957) -- Tarsila do Amaral (1886-1973) -- Georgia O'Keeffe (1887-1986) -- Hannah Höch (1889-1978) -- Alma Thomas (1891-1978) -- Augusta Savage (1892-1962) -- Dorothea Lange (1895-1965) -- Dorothy Liebes (1897-1972) -- Tamara de Lempicka (1898-1980) -- Louise Nevelson (1899-1988) -- Statistics in Art -- Belle Kogan (1902-2000) -- Lola Álvarez Bravo (1903-1993) -- Loïs Mailou Jones (1905-1998) -- Lee Miller (1907-1977) -- Frida Kahlo (1907-1954) -- Cipe Pineles (1908-1991) -- Mary Blair (1911-1978) -- Thelma Johnson Streat (1911-1959) -- Louise Bourgeois (1911-2010) -- Ray Eames (1912-1988) -- Méret Oppenheim (1913-1985) -- Amrita Sher-Gil (1913-1941) -- Elizabeth Catlett (1915-2012) -- Art Tools -- Ruth Asawa (1926-2013) -- Norma Sklarek (1926-2012) -- Yayoi Kusama (1929- ) -- Faith Ringgold (1930- ) -- Jeanne-Claude Denat de Guillebon (1935-2009) -- Wendy Carlos (1939- ) -- Paula Scher (1948- ) -- Hung Liu (1948- ) -- Zaha Hadid (1950-2016) -- Chakaia Booker (1953- ) -- Kazuyo Sejima (1956- ) -- Shirin Neshat (1957- ) -- Sokari Douglas Camp (1958- ) -- Maya Lin (1959- ) -- More Women in Art -- Conclusion -- Sources -- Acknowledgments -- About the Author -- Index
Summary
"Illustrated profiles of 50 pioneering female artists--from the 11th century to today--from the author of the New York Times bestseller Women in Science"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject
Genre
ISBN/ISSN
9780399580437 (hardcover)
0399580433 (hardcover)
Call #
YA FIC BRU
Edition
First Edition.
Descript.
338 pages ; 22 cm
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Age group Early Adolescents ericd
Summary
Anna is outgoing and athletic, the opposite of her twin sister Jess. The same on the outside, so completely different inside-- yet they tell each other everything. Or so Jess thought. After Anna falls to her death while sneaking out her bedroom window, Jess questions where Anna was going, who she was meeting. Jess soon discovers that her twin kept a lot of secrets. And as she digs deeper, she learns that the answers she's looking for may be truths that no one wants her to uncover.
Subject
Genre
ISBN/ISSN
9781524720292 (hardback)
1524720291 (hardback)
9781524720308 (Gibraltar library binding)
1524720305 (Gibraltar library binding)
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