Valerie Wesley

Valerie Wesley

Black children need to see their lives reflected in the books they read. If they don't, they won't feel welcome in the world of literature. The lives of African-Americans are rich and diverse, and the books our children read should reflect that.More Valerie Wesley quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Boredom is what you fight. Constant, ever-present boredom. So you learn to look forward to small things. Sunlight glimpsed through a cloud, an extra piece of pie or candy, good thread to sew your blouse, a ribbon to wear in your hair.More Valerie Wesley quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I'm addicted to silence and privacy; I wallow in it.More Valerie Wesley quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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