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Article in [[:Category:Young Adult Fiction|Young Adult Fiction]] and [[:Category:African American|African American]] categories
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Article in [[:Category:Young Adult Fiction|Young Adult Fiction]], [[:Category:African American|African American]] and [[:Category:Historical|Historical]] categories
  
 
A printable pdf of this booklist is available [http://hera.jmrl.org/pdf_wiki/latino_ya.pdf here] (6/2011)
 
A printable pdf of this booklist is available [http://hera.jmrl.org/pdf_wiki/latino_ya.pdf here] (6/2011)
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Young Adult historical fiction about African Americans
 
Young Adult historical fiction about African Americans
 
   
 
   
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?estrellas+quinceanera  '''Estrella’s Quinceañera'''], by Malin Alegria. Estrella’s mom is planning her quinceañera, and her friends at private school are focused on other things.  Can she find a balance? For another quince tale, try Nancy Osa’s [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?cuba+15 '''Cuba 15''']; for true stories about this tradition, try [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?once+upon+a+quinceanera  '''Once Upon a Quinceañera: Coming of Age in the U.S.A'''] by Julia Alvarez.
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*M.T. Anderson
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/x?octavia+nothing '''The Astonishing life of Octavian Nothing, Traitor to the Nation '''] series
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Octavian, a young African American, is brought up as part of a science experiment during the American Revolution.  
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*Katherine Ayres
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Revision as of 19:58, 26 January 2012

Article in Young Adult Fiction, African American and Historical categories

A printable pdf of this booklist is available here (6/2011)

Young Adult historical fiction about African Americans

Octavian, a young African American, is brought up as part of a science experiment during the American Revolution.

  • Katherine Ayres