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Piecing me together / Renee Watson.
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- ISBN: 9781980012993 :
- ISBN: 9781980012993
- ISBN: 1980012997
- Physical Description: 1 sound media player (5 hr., 30 min.) : digital, HD audio ; 3 3/8 x 2 1/8 in. + 1 set of earphones and 1 AAA battery.
- Edition: Unabridged.
- Publisher: [Solon, Ohio] : Findaway World, LLC : 
- Distributor: [Place of distribution not identified] : [Distributed exclusively by] Recorded Books, Inc.
- Copyright: ℗2018
One set of earphones and one AAA battery required for playback.
Issued on Playaway, a dedicated media audio player.
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|Participant or Performer Note:||
Narrated by the author.
Jade believes she must get out of her poor neighborhood if she's ever going to succeed. Her mother tells her to take advantage of every opportunity that comes her way. And she has. She accepted a scholarship to a mostly-white private school and even Saturday morning test prep opportunities. But some opportunities feel more demeaning than helpful. Like an invitation to join Women to Women, a mentorship program for "at-risk" girls. Except really, it's for black girls. From "bad" neighborhoods. And just because Maxine, her college-graduate mentor, is black doesn't mean she understands Jade. And maybe there are some things Jade could show these successful women about the real world and finding ways to make a real difference.
|Target Audience Note:||
13 years and up.
Coretta Scott King Author Award, 2018.
Newbery Honor Book, 2018.
Nutmeg Award Nominee, Middle School (Teen), 2020.
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