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Like Vanessa

Tami Charles (Author)
It is 1983 and Vanessa Martin, a thirteen-year-old African American girl in Newark's public housing, 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
eBook, English, 2018
Charlesbridge, Watertown, MA, 2018
1 online resource
9781632896087, 9781632896070, 1632896079, 1632896087