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Delacorte Press

Black Boy Joy: 17 Stories Celebrating Black Boyhood

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Title: Black Boy Joy: 17 Stories Celebrating Black Boyhood
Author: Mbalia, Kwame
ISBN: 9780593379936
Publisher: Delacorte Press
Published: 2021
Binding: Regular Hardback
Language: English
Condition: New
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Children's Chapter Books 1368056

Publisher Description:

Celebrate the joys of Black boyhood with stories from seventeen bestselling, critically acclaimed Black authors--including Jason Reynolds, Jerry Craft, and Kwame Mbalia!

★ Pick up Black Boy Joy for a heavy dose of happiness. --Booklist, starred review

Black boy joy is...

Picking out a fresh first-day-of-school outfit.
Saving the universe in an epic intergalactic race.
Finding your voice--and your rhymes--during tough times.
Flying on your skateboard like nobody's watching.

And more! From seventeen acclaimed Black male and non-binary authors comes a vibrant collection of stories, comics, and poems about the power of joy and the wonders of Black boyhood.

Contributors include B. B. Alston, Dean Atta, P. Djèlí Clark, Jay Coles, Jerry Craft, Lamar Giles, Don P. Hooper, George M. Johnson, Varian Johnson, Kwame Mbalia, Suyi Davies Okungbowa, Tochi Onyebuchi, Julian Randall, Jason Reynolds, Justin Reynolds, DaVaun Sanders, and Julian Winters