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& nbsp; 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. & nbsp; 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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This winner of the 1999 Coretta Scott King John Steptoe Award tells the storyof a young African-American girl who is tormented by her peers because of herdarker skin.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780756984687
Author:
Flake, Sharon G.
Publisher:
Perfection Learning
Subject:
Prejudices
Subject:
Schools
Subject:
Social Issues - Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
Subject:
People & Places - United States - African-American
Subject:
African Americans
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction-Self-Esteem and Self-Reliance
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction
Publication Date:
20070831
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Dimensions:
8.20x5.40x.60 in. .60 lbs.
Age Level:
10-14

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