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Another side of Brooklyn"s renaissance

Another side of Brooklyn"s renaissance

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Published by The Brooklyn Historical Society in New York .
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White Like Me. Anatole Broyard wanted to be a writer, not a black writer. borrowing a tone of urgency from another source, “I want to give you a book. A book that was written for you, a book.   Jacqueline Woodson is the National Book Award Winner for her New York Times bestselling memoir Brown Girl Dreaming, which was also a recipient of the Coretta Scott King Award, a Newbery Honor Award, the NAACP Image Award, and the Sibert Honor is also the author of New York Times bestselling novel Another Brooklyn (Harper/Amistad), which was a National Book . “I watched my brother watch the world, his sharp, too-serious brow furrowing down in both angst and wonder. Everywhere we looked, we saw the people trying to dream themselves out. As though there was someplace other than this place. As though there was another Brooklyn.” ― Jacqueline Woodson, Another BrooklynAuthor: Jacqueline Woodson.   Another Booklyn by Jacqueline Woodson, $, Amazon. 2. “Sylvia, Angela and Gigi, the four of us sharing the weight of growing up Girl in Brooklyn, as though it was a bag of stones we passed Author: Sadie Trombetta.


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