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What are You?: Voices of Mixed-Race Young People

Title

What are You?: Voices of Mixed-Race Young People

Publisher

Henry Holt and Co.

Pages

273 pages

Publication Year

1999

ISBN

9780805059687

Genre

nonfiction

Topic

Racial Diversity; Culture/Ethnicity; Biracial; Multiracial; Interracial; Bicultural; Biethnic; biracial children; multiracial children; interracial families; mixed race; skin color; bicultural children; biethnic children

Annotation

Many young people of racially mixed backgrounds discuss their feelings about family relationships, prejudice, dating, personal identity, and other issues.

Grade Level

6-8, 9-12

Family Formation

multiple

Main Character

none

Diversity Impact

direct

LGBTQ+

none

Race/Ethnicities

multiple

Awards

Best Children's Books of the Year, 2000; Booklist Editors' Choice: Books for Youth, 1999; Books for You: An Annotated Booklist for Senior High, Fourteenth Edition, 2001; Capitol Choices, 1999; Lasting Connections, 1999; Lasting Connections, 1999; Los Angeles' 100 Best Books, 1999; Made for Each Other: Exploring Topics through Fiction and NonFiction in Grades 6 - 12, 2013; Middle And Junior High School Library Catalog, Eighth Edition, 2000; Middle and Junior High School Library Catalog, Ninth Edition, 2005; Not Just for Children Anymore, 2000; Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2000; Senior High Core Collection, Seventeenth Edition, 2007; Senior High School Library Catalog, Sixteenth Edition, 2002; Senior High School Library Catalog, Supplement to the Fifteenth Edition, 2000; YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2000

Keywords

teenagers; young adults; United States; interviews; race relations

Item Type

Nonfiction

Format

full length

What are You?: Voices of Mixed-Race Young People

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