Edited by National Book Award finalist Ibi Zoboi, and featuring some of the most acclaimed bestselling Black authors writing for teens today--Black Enough is an essential collection of captivating stories about what it's like to be young and Black in America. A selection of the Schomburg Center's Black Liberation Reading List.
Black is...sisters navigating their relationship at summer camp in Portland, Oregon, as written by Ren e Watson.
Black is...three friends walking back from the community pool talking about nothing and everything, in a story by Jason Reynolds.
Black is...Nic Stone's high-class beauty dating a boy her momma would never approve of.
Black is...two girls kissing in Justina Ireland's story set in Maryland.
Black is urban and rural, wealthy and poor, mixed race, immigrants, and more--because there are countless ways to be Black enough.
Contributors: Binding Type:
Ren e Watson
Balzer & Bray/HarperteenPublished:
8.30h x 5.70w x 1.70dReview Citations: Publishers Weekly
10/22/2018School Library Journal
11/01/2018 pg. 80Kirkus Reviews
11/01/2018 pg. 119Bulletin of Ctr for Child Bks
11/01/2018 pg. 48Horn Book Magazine
01/01/2019 pg. 109Hornbook Guide to Children
07/01/2019 - Superior,Well Above AverageAccelerated Reader Quiz #/Name:
505842 / Black Enough: Stories of Being Young & Black in AmericaReading Level:
5.1 / Interest Level:
Upper Grade / Point Value: