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Betty before X

Ilyasah Shabazz

Betty before X

by Ilyasah Shabazz

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Families,
  • Stepfamilies,
  • Juvenile fiction,
  • Racism,
  • Family life,
  • Civil rights movements,
  • Fiction,
  • African Americans,
  • Childhood and youth,
  • History

  • About the Edition

    Collaborating with author Renée Watson, Ilyasah Shabazz illuminates four poignant years in her mother"s childhood, painting a beautiful and inspiring portrait of a girl overcoming the challenges of self-acceptance and belonging that will resonate with young listeners today.

    Edition Notes

    StatementIlyasah Shabazz with Renée Watson
    ContributionsWatson, Renée, author
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.1.S47 Bet 2017ab
    The Physical Object
    Format[sound recording] /
    Pagination4 audio discs (4.5 hr.)
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26942984M
    ISBN 109781427293688
    OCLC/WorldCa982088703

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Despite some dark content, Betty Before X is full of positive messages and role models. Drawing on the author’s memories, the book is relatable to preteens and will encourage discussion.

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by With this book, Gratz accomplishes a feat that is nothing short of brilliant, offering a skillfully wrought narrative laced with global and intergenerational reverberations that signal hope for the future. Excellent for older middle grade and above in classrooms, book groups, and/or communities looking to increase empathy   Betty Before X (Hardcover) By Ilyasah Shabazz, Renée Watson.

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She believes her mother loves her, but she can’t shake the feeling that her mother doesn’t want her. Church helps those worries fade, if only for a little :// The daughter of Betty Shabazz and Malcolm X, Shabazz (X: A Novel) joins with Watson (Piecing Me Together) to tell this absorbing fictionalized account of her mother’s formative years   Betty Before X by Ilyasah Shabazz My rating: 4 of 5 stars Betty Before X depicts the life of Dr.

Betty Shabazz before she became the wife of Malcolm X. It is was penned by her daughter, Illyasah Shabazz, and co-written by Renee Watson, the award-winning   ABOUT THE AUTHORS Ilyasah Shabazz (left), third daughter of Malcolm X and Dr.

Betty Shabazz, is an educator, activist, motiva- tional speaker, and author of multiple award-winning publications, including X: A is also an active advocacy worker and an adjunct professor at John Jay College of Criminal Justice in New York :// /online-resources/downloads/ Get this from a library.

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In Detroit,eleven-year-old Betty's house doesn't quite feel like home. She believes her mother loves her, but she can't shake the feeling that her mother doesn't want her.

Church helps those worries fade, if only for a. *Betty Before X by Ilyasah Shabazz and Renée Watson. Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, pages. Reading Level: Middle grades, ages Recommended For: Middle grades, ages year-old Betty has already been shuffled around from her mother to her grandmother and back to her mother, the last a move from the South to the North (Detroit).

Activist, motivational speaker, and daughter of Malcolm X Ilyasah Shabazz celebrates her mother's idealism and strength of character in a touching new YA audiobook. Betty Before X is the story of Dr. Betty Shabazz before she became a figurehead for the Civil Rights Movement.

In Detroit,eleven-year-old Betty's house doesn't quite feel   Betty Before X is a powerful middle-grade fictionalized account of the childhood activism of Betty Shabazz, Malcolm X’s wife, written by their daughter Ilyasah Shabazz. In Detroit,eleven-year-old Betty’s house doesn’t quite feel like home.

She believes her mother loves her, but she can’t shake the feeling that her mother doesn’t want ://