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I will not be erased: our stories about growing up as people of colour

Format: Paperback

ISBN: 9781406386370

Publication Date: 4 Jul 2019

Subject: Social sciences

Suitable for: Secondary (Year 9, Year 10, Year 11)

AR: 6.9 UY

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Essays about growing up by writers from the gal-dem magazine written by women of colour and non binary people of colour

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Essays about growing up by writers from the gal-dem magazine written by women of colour and non binary people of colour

gal-dem, the award-winning online and print magazine, is created by women and non-binary people of colour. In this thought-provoking and moving collection of fourteen essays, gal-dem's writers use raw material from their teenage years - diaries, poems and chat histories - to explore growing up.

Fourteen joyous, funny and life-affirming essays from gal-dem's talented writers

NOTE : Discusses drug use and sexual relationships in detail

Awards
  • Shortlisted - Waterstones Children's Book Prize (Older fiction) 2020
Contents

A letter from gal-dem's editors
Racism and revenge: always be bigger than your bullies
"It's pom-mang-granate": be proud of what makes your story different
From nightclub to A & E: a tale about drugs
"You speak well for a black girl": black is who you are
My virginity and my choice: dating as a British Muslim
My cousin Medyai: our story
My boyfriend box: the art of breaking up
"Wi likkle but wi tallawah": you are strong because your voice always matters
Find your superpower: you're the one and only you
Listen to your inner voice: your first girl crush won't be your last
"I hate you!": learning to understand my mum
My body: learning, finally, to love what I see
The lesson of dance school: the dream that wasn't a dream
The uncool girl's manifesto: how to hang on in there
About gal-dem
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Subject
Social sciences
Dewey
305.235
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Some B & W illus
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4 Jul 2019
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ISBN
9781406386370
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Paperback
Pages
208
Width
129mm
Height
198mm
Weight
200g
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