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This is a list of books used during a past Book Talk at one of the libraries

Culturally Diverse Recent and Readables
Bethany Branch, February 4, 2011
Sheila J.

Sheila's talk included a selection of recently published, culturally diverse books, with an emphasis on Black History Month (February).

ADULT

book cover Shadow Tag
by Louise Erdrich

book cover Beet Queen
by Louise Erdrich

book cover Prayers for Sale
by Sandra Dallas

book cover Tallgrass
by Sandra Dallas

book cover The Weight of a Mustard Seed
by Wendell Steavenson [Biography Janabi]

book cover Even After All This Time
by Afschineh Latifi [955.054 Lat]

book cover Cane River
by Lalita Tademy

book cover Red Hats
by Damon Wayans

book cover Crowns: Portraits of Black Women in Church Hats
by Craig Marberry and Michael Cunningham [391.43 Cun]

book cover Cuttin' Up: Wit and Wisdom From Black Barbershops
by Craig Marberry and Michael Cunningham [817.08 Mar]

book cover What You Owe Me
by Bebe Moore Campbell

YOUTH

book cover Juneteenth
by Ann Rinaldi [j Rinaldi]

book cover Going North
by Janice Harrington [jP Harrington]

book cover In Daddy's Arms I Am Tall: African-Americans Celebrating Fathers
by Javaka Steptoe [j811.08 Ste]

HONORABLE MENTION

book cover The Black Girl Next Door
by Jennifer Baszile [Biography Baszile]

book cover Voices in the Mirror
by Gordon Parks [B P232]

book cover Girl in the Mirror
by Natasha Tarpley [B T162]