When the going gets tough, read true stories of courage, empowerment, and criticism within these inspiring memoirs by authors of color.
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Stories from doctors, writers, artists, and children about life during COVID-19, from firsthand accounts and poetry to lighthearted musings.
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Find powerful memoirs in verse by women about growing up African American, refugee life, and more to move you with courage and wisdom.