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Dark Girls

Authors: Duke, Bill & Moses, Shelia P.
Publisher: Amistad
BISAC/Subject: SOC001000, SOC056000, PHO014000
ISBN: 9780062331700, Related ISBNs: 0062331701, 9780062331687, 9780062331700
Classification: Non-Fiction
Number of pages: 192,
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis:

In the tradition of the New York Times bestselling I Dream a World and Crowns comes this full-color companion volume to the acclaimed NAACP Award–nominated documentary Dark Girls—an inspiring and breathtaking photo book that celebrates dark-skinned women.

Black has never been more beautiful, witnessed by this magnificent collection featuring accomplished dark skinned-women from all walks of life. In Dark Girls, celebrities such as Lupita Nyong'o, Vanessa Williams, Sheryl Lee Ralph, Judge Mablean Ephriam, Brandi and Karli Harvey, and over seventy-five other outstanding women share intimate insights into what their dark skin means to them.

Filled with gorgeous photographs, this thoughtful, sophisticated, alluring, and uplifting collection captures the elegance of dark skin—joyfully showcasing that we truly are beautiful for who we are.

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