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    Brown girl dreaming

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    Brown girl dreaming

    Woodson, Jacqueline, author.

    Writer Jacqueline Woodson tells the story of her childhood in free verse.

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    Biography - JH & HSBiography - JH & HS

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    Miracle's boys

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    Miracle's boys

    Woodson, Jacqueline

    Twelve-year-old Lafayette's close relationship with his older brother Charlie changes after Charlie is released from a detention home and blames Lafayette for the death of their mother.

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    Another Brooklyn

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    Another Brooklyn : a novel

    Woodson, Jacqueline, author.

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    After Tupac and D Foster

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    After Tupac and D Foster

    Woodson, Jacqueline.

    In the New York City borough of Queens in 1996, three girls bond over their shared love of Tupac Shakur's music, as together they try to make sense of the unpredictable world in which they live.

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    Behind you

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    Behind you

    Woodson, Jacqueline.

    After fifteen-year-old Jeremiah is mistakenly shot by police, the people who love him struggle to cope with their loss as they recall his life and death, unaware that 'Miah is watching over them.

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    The house you pass on the way

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    The house you pass on the way

    Woodson, Jacqueline.

    When fourteen-year-old Staggerlee, the daughter of a racially mixed marriage, spends a summer with her cousin Trout, she begins to question her sexuality to Trout and catches a glimpse of her possible future self.

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    If you come softly

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    If you come softly

    Woodson, Jacqueline.

    After meeting at their private school in New York, fifteen-year old Jeremiah, who is black and whose parents are separated, and Ellie, who is white and whose mother has twice abandoned her, fall in love and then try to cope with people's reactions.

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    Brown girl dreaming

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    Brown girl dreaming

    Woodson, Jacqueline.

    Stories of the author's childhood from the '60s and '70s told in prose.

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    Brown girl dreaming

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    Brown girl dreaming

    Woodson, Jacqueline.

    "The author shares her childhood memories and reveals the first sparks that ignited her writing career in free-verse poems about growing up in the North and South"--Provided by publisher.

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    Biography - ElementaryBiography - Elementary

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    Feathers

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    Feathers

    Woodson, Jacqueline.

    When a new, white student nicknamed "The Jesus Boy" joins her sixth grade class in the winter of 1971, Frannie's growing friendship with him makes her start to see some things in a new light.

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    Hush

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    Hush

    Woodson, Jacqueline.

    Twelve-year-old Toswiah finds her life changed when her family enters the witness protection program.

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    I hadn't meant to tell you this

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    I hadn't meant to tell you this

    Woodson, Jacqueline.

    Marie, the only black girl in the eighth grade willing to befriend her white classmate Lena, discovers that Lena's father is doing horrible things to her in private.

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    Last summer with Maizon

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    Last summer with Maizon

    Woodson, Jacqueline.

    Eleven-year-old Margaret tries to accept the inevitable changes that come one summer when her father dies and her best friend Maizon goes away to a private boarding school.

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    Locomotion

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    Locomotion

    Woodson, Jacqueline.

    Inspired by his teacher, eleven-year-old Lonnie begins to write about his life in a series of poems in which he discusses his feelings about his friends, his foster mom, his little sister Lili, and the death of his parents.

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    Coming on home soon

    Woodson, Jacqueline.

    After Mama takes a job in Chicago during World War II, Ada Ruth stays with Grandma but misses her mother who loves her more than rain and snow.

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    Picture Book - ElementaryPicture Book - Elementary

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    The day you begin

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    The day you begin

    Woodson, Jacqueline.

    Other students laugh when Rigoberto, an immigrant from Venezuela, introduces himself but later, he meets Angelina and discovers that he is not the only one who feels like an outsider.

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    Picture Book - ElementaryPicture Book - Elementary

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    Each kindness

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    Each kindness

    Woodson, Jacqueline.

    When Ms. Albert teaches a lesson on kindness, Chloe realizes that she and her friends have been wrong in making fun of new student Maya's shabby clothes and refusing to play with her.

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    Picture Book - ElementaryPicture Book - Elementary

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    The other side

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    The other side

    Woodson, Jacqueline.

    Two girls, one white and one African-American, gradually get to know each other as they sit on the fence that divides their town.

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    Picture Book - ElementaryPicture Book - Elementary

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    Pecan pie baby

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    Pecan pie baby

    Woodson, Jacqueline.

    When Mama's pregnancy draws attention away from Gia, she worries that the special bond they share will disappear forever once the baby is born.

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    Show way

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    Show way

    Woodson, Jacqueline.

    The making of "Show ways," or quilts which once served as secret maps for freedom-seeking slaves, is a tradition passed from mother to daughter in the author's family.

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    Picture Book - ElementaryPicture Book - Elementary

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    Sweet, sweet memory

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    Sweet, sweet memory

    Woodson, Jacqueline.

    A child and her grandmother feel sad when Grandpa dies, but as time passes, funny memories of him make them laugh and feel better.

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    Picture Book - ElementaryPicture Book - Elementary

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    This is the rope

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    This is the rope : a story from the Great Migration

    Woodson, Jacqueline.

    A rope passed down through the generations frames an African American family's story as they journey north during the time of the Great Migration.

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    Picture Book - ElementaryPicture Book - Elementary

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    We had a picnic this Sunday past

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    We had a picnic this Sunday past

    Woodson, Jacqueline.

    Teeka's family is having a picnic and everyone is dreading the arrival of Cousin Martha and her dried-up pie. However, this year Cousin Martha is late.

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    From the notebooks of Melanin Sun

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    From the notebooks of Melanin Sun

    Woodson, Jacqueline.

    Fourteen-year-old Melanin Sun's comfortable, quiet life is shattered when his mother reveals she has fallen in love with a woman.

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