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The Resource The Only Black Girls in Town

The Only Black Girls in Town

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The Only Black Girls in Town
Title
The Only Black Girls in Town
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Summary
From award-winning YA author Brandy Colbert comes a debut middle-grade novel about the only two Black girls in town who discover a collection of hidden journals revealing shocking secrets of the past. Beach-loving surfer Alberta has been the only Black girl in town for years. Alberta's best friend, Laramie, is the closest thing she has to a sister, but there are some things even Laramie can't understand. When the bed and breakfast across the street finds new owners, Alberta is ecstatic to learn the family is black—and they have a 12-year-old daughter just like her.Alberta is positive she and the new girl, Edie, will be fast friends. But while Alberta loves being a California girl, Edie misses her native Brooklyn and finds it hard to adapt to small-town living.When the girls discover a box of old journals in Edie's attic, they team up to figure out exactly who's behind them and why they got left behind. Soon they discover shocking and painful secrets of the past and learn that nothing is quite what it seems
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Colbert, Brandy
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  • Juvenile Literature
  • Juvenile Fiction
Label
The Only Black Girls in Town
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Publication
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OVERDRIVE:2205298a-37d0-4a37-8ba8-a0ba5381ec37
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780316456395
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
The Only Black Girls in Town
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:2205298a-37d0-4a37-8ba8-a0ba5381ec37
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780316456395
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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