Like Vanessa
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Watertown, MA : Charlesbridge, [2018].
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Forest Ave. Library - Children's Fiction - Children
Charles, T.
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Charles, T.
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284 pages ; 22 cm
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English
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Level 4.9, 10 Points

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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footsteps of the first black Miss America, Vanessa Williams; but with a dysfunctional family (mother in jail, father withdrawn, drunken grandfather, gay cousin) the odds are against her--until a new teacher at school organizes a beauty pageant and encourages Vanessa to enter.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Charles, T. (2018). Like Vanessa . Charlesbridge.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Charles, Tami. 2018. Like Vanessa. Watertown, MA: Charlesbridge.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Charles, Tami. Like Vanessa Watertown, MA: Charlesbridge, 2018.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Charles, Tami. Like Vanessa Charlesbridge, 2018.

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