A dime a dozen

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Celebrated author Nikki Grimes turns her soulful, searching gaze to themes of destiny and determination sure to strike a chord in anyone going through the difficult, joyous struggle of growing up. Reflecting on her own childhood experiences, she offers twenty-eight poems exploring the pleasures and pains of charting your own path -- and taking a few lumps along the way. In words straight from the heart and straight from the hip, this honest, uplifting collection will spark ideas, light a path, and encourage young readers to discover the person they might someday become.
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subject_facet African Americans -- Juvenile poetry, Children's poetry, American
title_display A dime a dozen
title_full A Dime a Dozen, A dime a dozen / by Nikki Grimes ; pictures by Angelo
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