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The Black girl next door

Jennifer Lynn Baszile

The Black girl next door

a memoir

by Jennifer Lynn Baszile

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Published by Simon & Schuster in New York .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Baszile, Jennifer Lynn, -- 1969- -- Childhood and youth,
  • African American women -- California -- Palos Verdes Estates -- Biography,
  • African Americans -- California -- Palos Verdes Estates -- Biography,
  • Palos Verdes Estates (Calif.) -- Biography,
  • California -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJennifer Baszile.
    GenreBiography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF869.P25 B37 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16727074M
    ISBN 101416543279, 1416543287
    ISBN 109781416543275, 9781416543282
    LC Control Number2008012867

    The Black Girl Next Door Jennifer Baszile, Author Touchstone $25 (p) ISBN Buy this book. Baszile grew up in an affluent Southern California suburb (she was a first-grader in. The Black Girl Next Door draws a picture of a complicated family, with dynamics that the author herself doesn’t understand and so cannot explain to the reader. Instead she presents vignettes – moments that stand out in her memory, for whatever reason — and leaves .

      “The Black Girl Next Door” is provocative and gripping but at times curiously slack. The book’s prose has a flat, earnest quality that serves her well in some scenes but sucks the life out.   Perhaps, despite the continuing girl-next-door protestations, the very remoteness of these women is their attraction. In his most recent publishing venture, “Hef’s Little Black Book.

      ‘The Black Girl Next Door’ In the same way that Natalie's baby book was thick with pictures of her infancy, and mine was thin and sparse, my sister often had more and better information. Directed by Gregory Wilson. With William Atherton, Blythe Auffarth, Blanche Baker, Kevin Chamberlin. Follows the unspeakable torture and abuses committed on a teenage girl in the care of her aunt and the boys who witness and fail to report the crime.


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Book: The Black Girl Next Door by Jennifer Baszile Genre: Memoir Publisher: Simon & Schuster Publication date: Pages: Summary: The Black Girl Next Door is about Jennifer Baszile’s elementary and high school years as an African American in a predominately white neighborhood attending predominately white schools in California.

She experienced name-calling, fist .