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Wright, Marguerite A.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Jossey-Bass 1998

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 155.82 WRI

Zijl, Annejet van der

Summary: When they fell in love in 1928, Rika and Waldemar could not have been more different. She was a thirty-seven-year-old Dutch-born mother, estranged from her husband. He was her immigrant boarder, not yet twenty, and a wealthy Surinamese descendant of slaves. The child they have together, brown skinned and blue eyed, brings the couple great joy yet raises some eyebrows. Until the Nazi occupation...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: AmazonCrossing 2019

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Vaughan, Brian K.

Summary: After a dramatic time jump, Hazel begins the most exciting adventure of her life: kindergarten. Meanwhile, her starcrossed family learns hard lessons of their own.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Image Comics 2016

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Lara, Carrie

Summary: "Marvelous Maravilloso Me and My Beautiful Family is a story from the point of view of a young interracial child about what color means within the dynamics of race, ethnicity, and culture. This sweet simple story blends the colors of the world and the color of the people in her life and shares the experience of her culture in a complex multicultural world"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Magination Press, American Psychological Association 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE LAR

Nakazawa, Donna Jackson.

Summary: Counsels parents on how to build confidence and healthy esteem in their multi-racial children, offering advice on how to support a young person's sense of self in a color-conscious world and strategies on coping with discriminating behavior.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Perseus 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649.157 NAK

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 649.157 Nakazawa

Lansens, Lori.

Summary: When she volunteers to take in five-year-old Sharla Cody for the summer, eighty-year-old Addy Shadd forms a powerful bond with Sharla that prompts her to recollect her own childhood in Rusholme, a town settled by fugitive slaves in the mid-1800s.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown, and Co. 2002

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LAN

Vaughan, Brian K.

Summary: "While Gwendolyn and Lying Cat risk everything to find a cure for The Will, Marko makes an uneasy alliance with Prince Robot IV to find their missing children, who are trapped on a strange world with terrifying new enemies"--Page 4 of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Image Comics 2015

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Durrow, Heidi W.

Summary: The daughter of a Danish immigrant and a black G.I., Rachel survives a family tragedy only to face new challenges. Sent to live with her strict African-American grandmother in a racially divided northwest city, she must suppress her grief and reinvent herself in a mostly black community. A beauty with light brown skin and blue eyes, she attracts much attention in her new home. The world wants...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: HighBridge 2009

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Diggs, Taye

Summary: Told in rhyming text, Mike is a mixed-race boy, completely comfortable with his identity and his parents--and his wild, curly hair.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Feiwel and Friends 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE DIG

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE DIG

Stein, Deborah.

Summary: After discovering that she was born in a prison to a heroin-addicted mother, the author recalls her subsequent descent into drugs and crime and her recovery as she finds forgiveness and acceptance for both her real and adopted mothers."Even at twelve years old Deborah Jiang Stein, the adopted daughter of a progressive Jewish couple in Seattle, felt like an outsider. Her multiracial features set...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 STEIN, DEBORAH STE

Vaughan, Brian K.

Summary: "When two soldiers from opposite sides of a never-ending galactic war fall in love, they risk everything to bring a fragile new life into a dangerous old universe" -- p. [4] of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Image Comics 2012

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 741.5 VAU

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 741.5 VAU

Durrow, Heidi W.

Summary: After a family tragedy orphans her, Rachel, the daughter of a Danish mother and a black G.I., moves into her grandmother's mostly black community in the 1980s, where she must swallow her grief and confront her identity as a biracial woman in a world that wants to see her as either black or white.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DUR

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC DUR

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Dur

Schwab, Eileen Clymer.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: New American Library 2011

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION SCH

Thompson, Victoria (Victoria E.)

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: On her way into Chinatown to deliver a baby, midwife-turned-sleuth Sarah Brandt encounters a group of Irish women, without family at Ellis Island, who had married Chinese men in the same predicament, and finds herself searching for the new mother's half-Irish, half-Chinese niece.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley Prime Crime 2007

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC THO

Costner, Kevin

Summary: A grieving widower is entrenched in a custody battle with his biracial granddaughter's paternal family.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Fox Home Entertainment 2015

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Bl

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE BLA

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Black 2015

Vaughan, Brian K.

Summary: "New parents Marko and Alana travel to an alien world to visit their hero, while the family's pursuers finally close in on their targets"--Publisher's website.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Image Comics, Inc. 2014

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Smith, Zadie.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Press 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SMI

Oyeyemi, Helen.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Nan A. Talese/Doubleday 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC OYE

Chang, Janie

Summary: After being abandoned by her mother in 1908 Shanghai, a young Eurasian girl, Jialing, becomes the bondservant to the new owners of a grand estate until she befriends a young English girl who mysteriously disappears and forever changes her life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: P CHA

Barnes, Julian.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2006

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC BAR

Barnes, Julian.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 2006

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De Waal, Kit

Summary: Set in the 1970s, a young black boy's quest to reunite with his beloved white half-brother after they are separated in foster care.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon and Schuster 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DEW

Brown, William Wells

Summary: Includes memoirs, travel writings, fiction, and history.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BRO