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 Genesis begins again
 Author: Williams, Alicia

 Publisher:  Atheneum (2019)

 Classification: Fiction
 Physical Description: 376 p., 22 cm

 BTSB No: 949805 ISBN: 9781481465809
 Ages: 9-13 Grades: 4-8

 Human skin color -- Fiction
 Self-esteem -- Fiction
 Family problems -- Fiction
 African Americans -- Fiction
 Prejudices -- Fiction
 Moving -- Fiction

Price: $7.37

Thirteen-year-old Genesis tries again and again to lighten her black skin, thinking it is the root of her family's troubles, before discovering reasons to love herself as is.

Accelerated Reader Information:
   Interest Level: MG
   Reading Level: 4.50
   Points: 11.0   Quiz: 199648
Reading Counts Information:
   Interest Level: 6-8
   Reading Level: 4.20
   Points: 19.0   Quiz: 76455

 Newbery Honor, 2020
Coretta Scott King/John Steptoe New Talent Author Award, 2020

   Kirkus Reviews (+) (11/15/18)
   School Library Journal (+) (00/02/19)
   Booklist (12/15/18)
 The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books (00/01/19)
 The Hornbook (00/01/19)

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