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Multiracial Asian Families: 8 Special Books About Mixed-Race & Asian Children At School

Multiracial Asian Families: 8 Special Books About Mixed-Race & Asian Children At School | Mixed American Life | Scoop.it
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Wanted + Needed: Multiracial Children's Books

Wanted + Needed: Multiracial Children's Books | Mixed American Life | Scoop.it
Your child's books might not reflect the world they live in. Time to upgrade?
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Is My Character "Black Enough"? Advice on Writing Cross-Culturally

Is My Character "Black Enough"? Advice on Writing Cross-Culturally | Mixed American Life | Scoop.it
Tu Books Publisher and Editorial Director Stacy Whitman shares advice on writing cross-culturally for an author who wonders, "Is my character black enough?"
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Another decision to make: Should the character code switch?
I suppose some people speak the same way in all situations, but I speak differently when I’m at work verses when I’m at home or around friends.
Also, code switching can be done by any character – regardless of their ethnic background.
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10 Great Multicultural Children's Books

10 Great Multicultural Children's Books | Mixed American Life | Scoop.it
The lack of diversity in children's books is, sadly, nothing new -- as NPR pointed out in a new article on the subject, book critics have been talking about the problem for some 50 years. The lates...
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Jeff LeMaster's curator insight, June 25, 2014 2:41 PM

it's a small world after all

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When Values Collide with Business: Ethnicity in Children's Books

When Values Collide with Business: Ethnicity in Children's Books | Mixed American Life | Scoop.it
"At Zoobean, we continue to work hard to catalog high-quality books that feature an array of characters..."
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