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Betty before X

Author: Ilyasah Shabazz; Renée Watson
Publisher: New York : Farrar Straus Giroux, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Raised by her aunt until she is six, Betty, who will later marry Malcolm X, joins her mother and stepfamily in 1940s Detroit, where she learns about the civil rights movement.
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Genre/Form: Junior
Children's stories
Historical fiction
Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Named Person: Betty Shabazz; Betty Shabazz; Betty Shabazz
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ilyasah Shabazz; Renée Watson
ISBN: 9780374306106 0374306109
OCLC Number: 998747833
Description: 248 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Ilyasah Shabazz ; with Renée Watson.

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A powerful fictionalized account of the childhood activism of Betty Shabazz, Malcolm X's wife, written by their daughter who paints an inspiring portrait of a girl overcoming the challenges of  Read more...

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*A New York Public Library Best Children's Book of 2018!* *A Washington Post Best Children's Book of 2018**A Kirkus Reviews Best Book of 2018**A CSMCL Best Book of 2018**A 2019 NCSS Notable Social Read more...

 
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