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Miss G and Me

by Jennifer S. Wallace, edited by Deana J. Driver
edition: Paperback
also available: eBook
tagged: cultural heritage, multiracial families

Miss G and Me is a daughter's memoir of her mother's journey from Jamaica to England to rural Saskatchewan. Through anecdotes, poetry, journal writing, and personal essays, Jennifer S. Wallace unfolds her mother's life story of being a black woman in a mixed-race marriage, working as a nurse in two countries, and mentoring women and children of dif …

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The Wig-Maker

by Janet Gallant & Sharon Thesen
edition: Paperback
tagged: family, multiracial families

A powerful tale of violence, grief, resilience, and transformation, told in the voice of Janet Gallant, transcribed and lineated as a long poem by Sharon Thesen, The Wig-Maker gathers and weaves together themes and incidents that accumulate toward "the moan" of racism, sexual abuse, maternal abandonment, suicide, mental illness, and addiction.

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Raising Multiracial Children

Tools for Nurturing Identity in a Racialized World

by Farzana Nayani, foreword by Paul Spickard, Dr., afterword by Velina Hasu Houston, Dr.
edition: Paperback
tagged: multiracial families, biracial & multiracial studies

The essential guide to parenting multiracial and multiethnic children of all ages and learning to support and celebrate their multiracial identities

In a world where people are more likely to proclaim color-blindness than talk openly about race, how can we truly value, support, and celebrate our kids' identities? How can we assess our own sense of R …