From the Notebooks of Melanin Sun

Jacqueline Woodson

Thirteen year-old Melanin Sun realizes that his mom is gay, and in love with a white woman.  He freaks out.  We read Melanin’s notebook as he wrestles with his thoughts about sex and race and tolerence.  Heavy topics covered in the most true way.

Genre YA Fiction
Page Count 176
Part of a Series? No
Age Level 9 — up

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