This collection contains materials on the topic of mutliethnic from the DIVerse Families bibliography. Multiethnic stories contain a person or community that is a result of a mixture of more than two ethnic groups. These stories will shed light on how these individuals cohabitate and the challenges they may possibly face and how they overcome them. The challenges may come from family members or society.
These stories demonstrate how diverse cultures and ethnicities are an integral and vital part of America. Often books on this theme promote the importance of embracing differences.
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Illustrations and simple, rhyming text introduce a school where diversity is celebrated and songs, stories, and talents are shared.
The endearing story of young Molly's dream to fly through the air like a real dancer, from her first shaky lessons to her dazzling Christmas recital.
Mixed Heritage: Your Source for Books for Children and Teens About Persons and Families of Mixed Racial, Ethnic, and/or Religious Heritage
Presents annotated lists of juvenile books on individuals and families with mixed ethnic, religious, and racial identities.
Discusses the many issues facing teens of multiethnic descent, including discrimination and the search for ethnic identity in an unsympathetic culture.
Sarah Jamila Stevenson
When high school senior Asha Jamison is called a "towel head" at a pool party, she and her best friend Carey start a club to raise awareness of mixed-race students that soon sweeps the country, but the hubbub puts her Ivy League dreams, friendship, and beliefs to the test.