DIVerse Families
 
Mama's Child: A Novel

Title

Mama's Child: A Novel

Publisher

Atria Paperback

Publication Year

2013

ISBN

9781451693188

Pages

310 pages

Genre

historical

Format

novel

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

A novel about deeply entrenched conflicts between a white mother and her biracial daughter.

Grade Level

9-12

Diversity Topics

Family Relationships; Racial Diversity; Divorce; Biracial; divorced parents; biracial child; mixed race

Main Character

female teenager

Race/Ethnicities

African American / White

Family Formation

divorced mother and father

Keywords

mothers and daughters; forgiveness; alternating accounts; civil rights; women's liberation; feminism; activism

Diversity Impact

indirect

Mama's Child: A Novel


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