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See No Color Download É 109 For as long as she can remember sixteen year old Alex Kirtridge has known two things 1 She has always been Little Kirtridge a stellar baseball player just like her father 2 She's adopted These facts have always been part of Alex's life Despite some teasing being a biracial girl in a white family didn't make much of a difference as long as she was a star on A really fascinating and necessary slice of life novel about Alex a biracial girl who is adopted by white parents Set in Madison WI it had me from the start but it kept me with Alex s voice This is a story about baseball about family about not seeing color about blackness and it even has a little romance one that s realistic and not at all the driving force behind the novel This is a shorter read and one that I can see so many teen readers picking up and seeing themselves in The discussions of biracial identity are interesting as is the look into transracial adoption But what struck me throughout was Alex s uest to choose her future and her life for herself and no one else She makes the calls on what she does where her passions lie and how she chooses to identifyPair this with Renee Watson s THIS SIDE OF HOME

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See No Color Download É 109 The diamond where her father her baseball coach and a former pro player counted on her But now things are changing she meets Reggie the first black guy who's wanted to get to know her; she discovers the letters from her biological father that her adoptive parents have kept from her; and her body starts to grow into a woman's affecting her game Alex begins This is a very solid novel and while there are a few rough spots where the voice seems off not really like that of a teen and the ending is really abrupt it s a really fantastic look at identity with an nice peppering of family and baseball

Summary õ E-book, or Kindle E-pub ´ Shannon Gibney

See No Color Download É 109 To uestion who she really is She's always dreamed of playing pro baseball just like her father but can she really do it Does she truly fit in with her white family Who were her biological parents What does it mean to be black If she's going to find answers Alex has to come to terms with her adoption her race and the dreams she thought would always guide h This book is so important and I have so many things to say later when I get them all down like all of these thoughts i guess

  • Kindle Edition
  • 196
  • See No Color
  • Shannon Gibney
  • English
  • 06 February 2020
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