Like Vanessa

Title
Like Vanessa

Author
Charles, Tami,

Edition
First paperback edition

Publication Information
Watertown, MA : Charlesbridge , 2019
 
©2018

ISBN
9781580898997
 
9781580897778

Physical Description
299 pages ; 21 cm

Language
English

Abstract
Vanessa Martin dreams of following in the footsteps of the first black Miss America, Vanessa Williams, but the odds are against her until a new teacher at school organizes a beauty pageant and encourages Vanessa to enter.

Personal Subject
Williams, Vanessa-Juvenile fiction.

Subject Term
African American girls -- New Jersey -- Newark -- Juvenile fiction.
 
Beauty contests -- Juvenile fiction.
 
Dysfunctional families -- New Jersey -- Newark -- Juvenile fiction.
 
Urban schools -- New Jersey -- Newark -- Juvenile fiction.
 
Self-confidence -- Juvenile fiction.
 
Nineteen eighties -- Juvenile fiction.
 
Schools -- New Jersey -- Juvenile fiction.

Geographic Term
Newark (N.J.) -- Juvenile fiction.
 
Newark (N.J.) -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile fiction.


LibraryMaterial TypeShelf NumberCopiesItem NotesStatus
Prescott Valley Public LibraryBookJ CHARLES1.SOURCE. DONATIONChildren's Area - Fiction