Flake, Sharon G.

The skin I'm in - 1st Jump at Sun pbk. ed. - New York Jump at the Sun/Hyperion Books for Children 2000. - 171 p. 22 cm.

Thirteen-year-old Maleeka, uncomfortable because her skin is extremely dark, meets a new teacher with a birthmark on her face and makes some discoveries about how to love who she is and what she looks like.

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